UltraHumps: Port of Tauranga Enduro

Hi Blog Followers

Welcome to my Blog post regarding my 5th event of 8 as I travel my journey of completing the Cameron Brown Award and IronMaori / Port of Tauranga Legend Series.  The 5th event was the Port of Tauranga Enduro Half Ironman in partnership with IronMaori.  The Enduro makes it more than a Half Ironman, in some ways more than two thirds, but less than three quarters of an Ironman, with the distances of a 3 km swim, 120 km cycle and a 25 km run.  So how did it go?
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Mikes Middle Distance Magic: Race Report!

What a week it’s been!  Sunday was race day and my first stand alone half marathon in over 4 years. I’m pretty pleased with how it went.  It has shown me that the hard work and long runs over the past couple of blocks of training have really given me a good endurance base going into the next block of training as I build into the triathlon season. Continue reading “Mikes Middle Distance Magic: Race Report!”

Ali’s Adventure – Kaiteri to Mapua (K2M) Racing On Gravel


It’s been a wee while since I was given a training programme, being in a ‘racing stable’ under the guidance of a coach was BK (before kids). Having previously been a well oiled training machine, I’m now 40+ and two kids down the line. Here lies the juggle of life, work, kids, partner and a 45 minute commute every day (coffee helps!). Continue reading “Ali’s Adventure – Kaiteri to Mapua (K2M) Racing On Gravel”