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Grendon Triathlon 2013: Oxford v Cambridge Varsity Triathlon

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Varsity – it’s always the biggest race of the year for every single Sports club in the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge. For anyone going to Oxbridge, it’s not just a race! And you either win or lose, if you win, it’s your turn to tell everyone from Cambridge – in my case – that they have chosen the wrong University and in general just feel superior. …

Halle Triathlon – 1st German ASICS Cup Race 2013 and European Qualifier

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 I really learnt why this is true. Coming into the race I felt good – my legs were fresh, I was running again – and running times in training that I was definitely more than happy with! So I left for Germany, stayed with my coach and his family for a night and then carried on travelling to Halle.

Finishing 2nd in British University Triathlon Championships (BUCS) 2013 in Calne


There it was: my first Triathlon of the season! Finally I was able to run and race again after having to miss the British Duathlon Championships because of an injury. I have been looking forward to this race for a while… in the end that is what I have been training for all winter: racing! …

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