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2010

Chrissie named Firstoffthebike.com Triathlete of the Year

December 16, 2010

Firstoffthebike.com, Australia’s premier triathlon website covering major triathlon events in Australia and across the globe has named Chrissie Wellington as their Triathlete of the Year for 2010.

To read the Triathlete of the Year feature please click on the link…

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Ironman Arizona: Kipling, cacti and carnivourous consumption

November 26, 2010

As I have said in some previous musings, one of the things that lifted me back up after the disappointment of not racing the World Championships in Kona was one of my favourite poems – ‘If’ by Rudyard Kipling. Reading …

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Wellington smashes the Ironman World Record

November 22, 2010

Chrissie Arizona

So what does it take to beat Chrissie Wellington? As far as the rest of the world’s top triathletes are concerned, figuring out how to make sure she contracts strep throat, pneumonia and West Nile virus is probably their best …

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Parasites and thumping tubs

October 29, 2010

I contracted my fair share of nasties during the time I spent travelling to far flung, and decidedly unsanitary, places around the world. I have had rabid dog bites, infected leech wounds, and more bouts of Giardia than Mohammed Ali …

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Win a signed pair of limited edition 'Chrissie' Brooks T7 racers :)

October 20, 2010

Check out the competition at ……

http://triathlon.competitor.com/2010/10/news/win-a-limited-edition-brooks-t7-signed-by-chrissie-wellington_15503

Good luck!!!

C xx…

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Looking forward…

October 11, 2010

On Saturday I had one of the hardest decisions to make of my life – whether or not to toe the start line of the World Ironman Championships. In the end I didn’t race. But before I try and explain …

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Brooks Special Edition 'Chrissie Kona' T7 Racer on Sale

October 6, 2010

The Brooks Special Edition ‘Chrissie Kona’ T7 racer will go on sale in late October for a limited time only. And the best bit…$25 – YES $25 – of each pair sold goes to the Blazeman Foundation for ALS. Its

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Kona Countdown

September 28, 2010

So here we are, less than 2 weeks away, and I am sitting at LAX en route to the Big Island. All of the hard work (training wise at least) has been done, the next few weeks are about making …

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Blazeman Dinner at Kansas 70.3

August 31, 2010

The monies have been collected and the sums have been done (not by me, given that i am totally mathematically challenged). The dinner at Kansas 70.3 raised an amazing grand total of $2,516.00 for the Blazeman Foundation for ALS. Thankyou …

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