Torstai 20.8.2015 -Vihdoin kilvanajoa omalla tasolla Torstai oli odotettu ja pelätty päivä. Niin sanottu ”Marathon Stage”, joka siis tarkoittaa viikon rankinta puristusta. Meille se tarkoitti 123 kilometrin matkalle mahdutettua neljää vuorenylitystä ja lähes 4000 nousumetriä. Aamu oli kaunis ja kirkas, mutta kylmä. Usva leijui jokilaaksossa, kun ajoimme seitsemältä aamiaiselle kisakylään. Oli aika taas jättää kaksi […]
Long Course and a long day. The idea of doing this race has been with us at least a year and we were planning to register at this on January. I was not even given the chance to register myself because Sanna enrolled as both to this race already in December, as a gift to […]
Our “fun” race for the Summer is done. Thankfully this is a hobby and we can categorize everything under “fun” with this stuff. Background Me and Sanna thought that this year would be suitable for skipping the Finntriathlon race in Joroinen. We both had done it numerous times and our main races were coming relatively […]
Yesterday was yet again THE race day in Finnish triathlon calendar. The day when an otherwise tranquil village in the eastern part of Finland suddenly transforms into busy race venue that draws undoubtedly the fittest citizens in the country to battle it out against each other and more importantly, against themselves.