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Challenge Wanaka 2014

Signups have now opened for Challenge Wanaka, with Early Bird pricing before February 28th. Not as overly subscribed as other races in the Challenge series (I recall Roth sold out within 45mins in 2012). I’ve now signed up, with training underway and a few races including 2x half ironmans before hand. Previous results Ironman Wales 2011: ~14:45 Continue Reading...

Leikr, Danish Designed Sports Watch

Another great project over at Kickstarter is the Leikr sports watch. Now 100%+ funded with 801 backers providing $267k of a $250k target. This is now the third project I’ve backed on Kickstarted, the first being the Pebble E-Ink watch which was possibly one of the highest fundraisers, hitting over $10 million, with 68,929 backers. The Leikr Continue Reading...

Tour de France 2014 – More Than a Workout

Tour de France 2014 Grand Départ has already been revealed and it will be in Yorkshire, one of the most beautiful parts of the United Kingdom. Gary Verity, Chief Executive of Welcome to Yorkshire, states that they are confident that the riders will find the country’s spectacular scenery both challenging and exhilarating. Tour de France Continue Reading...

Cycling and Triathlon Nutrition

After a couple of years of cycling and triathlons, and trying lots of different sporting related nutrition products, here are my thoughts. This is primarily geared towards longer distance cycling and triathlon nutrition and my experiences. Hammer Nutrition – Sustained energy review Hammer Nutrition, an American brand claiming to be the original ultra endurance fuel Continue Reading...