IRONMAN Boulder: Racing at Altitude

IRONMAN Boulder: Racing at Altitude

Boulder, CO, is home to a lot of professional triathletes since it gathers the perfect conditions of a year-round training camp at altitude. However, I’ve always questioned how come Ironman Boulder was never a popular race. Not popular when compared to other...
IRONMAN Emilia-Romagna, Italy

IRONMAN Emilia-Romagna, Italy

13 months. That was how long my 2018 season lasted. Last time I took some time off was back in August 2017 when still in London and after Ironman Bolton. Having moved to Dubai and with the Middle East season in full force during the normal European winter, I kicked...
Triathlon Vitoria-Gasteiz 2018

Triathlon Vitoria-Gasteiz 2018

I may not always deliver in Vitoria-Gasteiz but the city surely always does. My 7th start (?) in the adopted sports capital of the Basque Country which, sadly, ended up at km 13 of the marathon. After being 3rd last year and having a small explosion on the marathon, I...
IRONMAN Nice 2018

IRONMAN Nice 2018

I once said that I would never race IRONMAN Nice because I’m not a good climber on the bike. And that was one of the main reasons that brought me to Nice in 2018. The past 12 months have been atypical – we moved back to Europe, London for my wife and then I went...
Year in review: 2017

Year in review: 2017

With only a few more weeks left in 2017, I guess it’s that time of the year when we all look back on the past 12 months. As I’ve mentioned (a lot) 2017 was a year of change, not just change of countries but also a year where I’ve spent most of the time on the road,...