Sufferfest Rush Fest Duathlon

Rush Fest Duathlon Original plan was to do back to back triathlons. It was a throw back to the F1 days of triathlon where they used to have a certain amount of time between races and whoever finished first got the most amount of rest before the next race started. Fine balance between pushing hard […]

Point to Pinnacle 21k Run

I have wanted to do the Point to Pinnacle run for a number of years but I never got around to coming down to Tasmania for it. When I heard the call out from a couple of my Ultra buddies, I knew this was the year. If you read my blog a couple of months […]

24 Hour Mountain Bike Crewing

About a week ago, my husband Michael raced in a 24-hour mountain bike race in Canberra. This was a race he had been targeting for a while so I was excited to see how he was going to go. Last year, he had lined up for a 24-hour race in Bright. He hadn’t done a […]

Injuries suck

A bit over two weeks ago, I hurt my back. I haven’t been that public about it because to be honest, it was something that I just had to process and I was quite emotional about it all. My poor husband, coach and a few people bore the brunt of my frustrations and emotional rollercoaster! […]

Mountain Bike Night Racing

Over the past month or so, I have been going to the You Yangs on a Friday night to do some Mountain Bike Racing. I feel that I just wrote that as a confessional! It’s actually been heaps of fun. Michael’s coach Jess suggested to Michael a while ago that I should go along and […]

Bike Packing – not for the faint hearted!

Last weekend, Michael and I packed up our clothes into some bags, strapped them to our bikes and jumped on the train to Ballarat with the plan to ride to Bendigo along the Gold Fields Trail. The original plan was to catch a train to Ballarat, ride to Daylesford Saturday, then Sunday finish the ride […]

Recovery

So, are you recovered now? I can’t count the amount of times I have been asked this but it is interesting to hear the different responses when I tell people no. Nowhere near it! And I don’t know how long it is going to take to recover. I have never done such a massive event […]