Tag: Big Ruby

Big Ruby swim race report

This is a race that was meant to happen last year, and was a warm up for my team challenge Wanaka effort, me as the swimmer. It was blown off, quite literally, so this year, it was take two! In fact, the same weekend…

Breaking down the 4km pool swim

4 weeks till the Big Ruby so I decided I needed to be less complacent and do some swim training! Today I aimed to do 4km. 

Big Ruby panic training!

So, where does a personal trainer spend their day off? Why, in a sporting establishment of some sort! Yep, long swim training on the day off. 

Day 13: a cancelled race and an odd thought

Today’s food wasn’t as usual, just as I expected. And, sadly, my Big Ruby swim race was postponed due to high winds. Now it clashes with the tri, so I won’t be able to do it any more. That sucks, because I really wanted…