My 2018 recap

2018 has been an incredible year of running and pacing, and I will once again do a highlight review. Throughout my recap I will highlight events by their medal, share a few of my thoughts about the event, and link my race review in case you want to read some more. 2017 was amazing and … More My 2018 recap

Ironman Hamburg 2018

On Sunday 29th July 2018, I took part in Ironman Hamburg. This was my third Ironman, with a twist, no swim. I was very anxious about the swim leading up to the event, especially as the weather made it likely to be a non wetsuit swim, and posted about my pre-Ironman nerves, see blog HERE. … More Ironman Hamburg 2018

Pre Ironman nerves

I am in Hamburg getting ready for Ironman Hamburg. I have done this twice before, so I know I can do the 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike and 26.2 mile run, so why am I so anxious. Maybe it is the lack of training. Maybe it’s the heat which not only concerns me because … More Pre Ironman nerves

Ironman Kalmar 2017

Paul, you are an Ironman… These are some of the most powerful words you can here after an event. The emotion that runs through your body at this point is overwhelming. After working so hard through the event, and to get yourself to this point, it’s all about these words. I have done this once … More Ironman Kalmar 2017

Red squirrel Running Hero… me??

http://www.redsquirrelrun.com/single-post/2016/12/24/Running-Heroes-4-Paul-Addicott So I was contacted by Red Squirrel Running a few weeks ago asking if they could interview me as a running hero? Me, I’m not special, I’m certainly not a hero, so why do you want to interview me I asked? Well apparently they are looking for the ordinary person who manages to achieve … More Red squirrel Running Hero… me??