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Andy and Kamal :  IRONMAN AUSTRIA 2019
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Andy and Kamal : IRONMAN AUSTRIA 2019

Ironman Austria 2019 – Andy’s perspective The build up to this race took a looooong time. “Oh you do triathlon”…

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Vesta : Ironman 70.3 Lima April 14th 2019
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Vesta : Ironman 70.3 Lima April 14th 2019

Lima. A 70.3 race on a weekend we are landing in the capital of Peru. This had to be it…

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Adventures in the Land of Hygge
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Adventures in the Land of Hygge

(Hygge is as Danish as æbleskiver (ED – this does not help..try pancakes shaped like Yorkshire puddings). In essence, hygge means creating…

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SwashBuckler 70.3 May 2018
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SwashBuckler 70.3 May 2018

Bea Chapman writes “..6 weeks ago one of the guys at Optima offered me his spare entry to a 70.3…

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June 2018 Roundup
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June 2018 Roundup

June Roundup June   CELTMAN – Mark Klein Last weekend I completed the CELTMAN! Extreme Scottish Triathlon. In brief, it…

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Optima Children’s Aquathlon MAY 19TH 2018
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Optima Children’s Aquathlon MAY 19TH 2018

The Optima Children’s Aquathlon is now open for entry. Estimated start time 18:15, first wave will be Tristart. The event…

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Turkish Delight
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Turkish Delight

After my disappointing race in Chicago, I was adamant that I wasn’t going to end the season then and there.…

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A week in a life of Optima Racing Team video
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A week in a life of Optima Racing Team video

A video showing a week in the life of Optima Racing Team.

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Edmonton (aka Fun in Freezemonton)
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Edmonton (aka Fun in Freezemonton)

There are some races that leave an imprint on your mind that you will never forget. Edmonton was one of them. Not because it was a fantastically brilliant result for me and not because I had a bad race. It was just bloody freezing. Like Arctic freezing.

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Jetset Gill
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Jetset Gill

If you'd told me 10 days ago that I would be racing in Edmonton this weekend, I probably wouldn't have believed you. Yet, here I sit, in Chicago airport, munching on a huge salad (USA portion sizes never cease to amaze me) , waiting for my connecting flight to Canada.

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Every dog has its day
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Every dog has its day

51 weeks to go to Rio 2016 - This past weekend I headed to Sweden to race in the Stockholm leg of the World Series and to hopefully collect some valuable Olympic points. The universe had other ideas though.

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The Final Countdown – 365 days to go
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The Final Countdown – 365 days to go

The Road to Rio - with exactly a year to go, read the first in a weekly blog series from Gill Sanders on her journey to hopefully being on the starting line at the Rio 2016 Olympics.

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