Category: Triathlon

January 2019 in sports

January 2019 in sports

As the year counter ticked over from 2018 to to 2019 I kicked into motion my plan to get better at this sports thing. This mainly took the shape of doing a lot more exercise and trying to stick to my training plan as closely as I can. Here’s some numbers from Training Peaks: Total time – 40 hours 29 minutesTotal distance – 726km Running time – 9 hours 40 minutesRunning distance – 93.4km Cycling time – 20 hours 6 minutesCycling distance – 620km Swim time – 4 hours 37 minutesSwim distance – 11,845m Strength time – 3 hours 15...

The Great South Run 2018

Between my Sister, Dad and Mum the Terry family have completed The Great South Run a total of six times. Every year a family member has completed it I have never found myself quite ever wanting to run the 10 miles (16km) around Portsmouth. However, given my new found love for endurance sport I thought this year would be as good a year as any to give it a go. I can tell you already that having done a few sprint triathlons, some long bike rides and few casual training runs does not translate to a very pleasant 10 mile...