Pre-race: The race was happening in Finland, Lahti region. The selling point of this particular 70.3 Ironman event was that you race through "polar night" - meaning that we would start pretty late and the last finisher would still cross the finish line with bright sky. Usually races start as early as 06 - 07 … Continue reading Ironman 70.3 Finland: Road to World Championship
Where was I [Part 3] What a long, strange and fulfilling 4 months have it been since my last post. Even though I have kept the idea in my head for all this time, I was unable to simply sit back and write it down. So many things happened. But that is a good thing! … Continue reading Canarification: Triathlon’s Camp Closure
Weekly Wrap. Week 13 Week 13 was one of more mellow weeks I had during March. Especially when considering that this week started off on a rest day and who does not like rest days? Only recently I have noticed that due to the way my training weeks are structured, where I am often doing … Continue reading Canarification: Triathlete Diary part 4.
Weekly Wrap. Week 12 I came into this week after a failure to withstand an indoor bike session of 3 hours. This built up a premise, which haunts me till this day - where I am afraid of the long bike sessions and bike in general. Week started off easily with a rest day after … Continue reading Canarification: Triathlete’s Camp Diary part 3.
Weekly Wrap. Week 11. Journey back home from Lanzarote takes a lot of time, some transfer flights, stays somewhere in between. It almost took me a full day, to travel to Vilnius. I had left Lanzarote on Saturday midday, finishing the camp with a long run alongside my tri-friend, Finbarr. I first flew to Barcelona, … Continue reading Canarification: Triathlete’s Camp Diary part 2.
Weekly Wrap. Week 10. I just had to start this week with such picture, because I realized how behind I have got with my posts - we are already at week 13! Therefore I want to try to limit the losses and you might be looking into 2-3 posts in upcoming week. I do hope … Continue reading Canarification: Triathlete’s Camp Diary part 1.
Weekly Wrap. Week 9. What a week! I have never had my breath taken away by the weather like this time. It not enough to say that Dovile and I have fallen in love with Gran Canaria to be honest. We were complete in awe of it. Starting with the marvellous weather from the day … Continue reading Canarification: discovery of Gran Canaria