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Old News Feed

Below are extracts from Lardmans old news feed (before he discovered blogs) Lardman enters IM Spain…  one more… there is much debate as to which Ironman is the hardest, is it Malaysia with the heat, Hawaii with the heat and … Continue reading

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Newsletter November 2008

How often can you hold you head up high and say ‘today I ran a 3 hour 9 minute Half Marathon’, even though your best is less than half that time? Simple answer is when you ran it with your … Continue reading

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Newsletter October 2008

The word ‘Race’ has never applied to me, but I always strive to do my best.   My preparation for this event was not the best, the wet NZ winter meant that the volume of long bikes rides was not … Continue reading

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Newsletter September 2008

It’s been a while since my last communication, but things have been busy…  BUT finally I’ve managed to put fingers to keyboard and type up a little update… Training has been difficult.  After a long program of physio I was … Continue reading

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Newsletter May 2008

I’m sure many of you already know this, but on 17th April, one of my friends sent me a text message telling me I’d won a SECOND Ironman lottery slot to Kona. Hawaii (in as many years).  This was a … Continue reading

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