1000m X2

Well stacking on the distance doesn’t seem to be a problem anymore. The pool was almost empty, so I figured it was a good day to try something drastic. I wanted to see if I was capable of doing the Half Ironman swim distance inside my allotted time. Actual distance needed is 1.9km so I […]

First 1000 meter swim

I decided to go for it this morning, and doubled my max swim distance all in one go. After 20 minutes and 19 seconds I had completed my first ever 1000 meter nonstop swim.

The hard thing to believe at this time, is that top level athletes are still almost two times faster than I […]

Hill climbing

Heres my first 10k+ run of the year:

Capture from my Garmin Connect page.

First Brick of the year

I went for a short test run followed by a bike ride this morning. The Garmin 910XT is performing better than I expected, the only two things to complain about so far are the not quite user friendly setup that is required to make it communicate with my Windows 7 machine. But now that I […]

Splashy Garmin in the pool

Well I took my new watch for a swim this morning. I love the fact that there are no lies anymore, because I am doing better than I thought.

Time = 43:18 Distance = 1650m Average pace = 2:11/100m

Of course there was a bunch of resting and fooling around in there, that is NOT […]