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WITC at the Holmes Place Indoor Triathlon

Holmes Place Hilton, Warsaw, 2nd February 2013 With the triathlon season in Poland still several months away, WITC members had the opportunity to test the skills they’d been honing in the deepest days of winter at an indoor triathlon, held … Continue reading

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My first IRONMAN – Stan Stadniczenko

My first IRONMAN – Borowno 2012 Stan Stadniczenko blogs about his first ever Ironman – this is a translated and edited version of the original, which you can read in Polish here. ———————————————————————— After 11 months of training the long-awaited … Continue reading

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WITC at the Borowno Triathlon 2012

WITC at the Panasonic Evolta Triathlon, Borówno 2nd September 2012 On a sunny morning about 20km north of Bydgoszcz, 7 WITC athletes and another half dozen supporters made their way to Borowno for one of the biggest events on the … Continue reading

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WITC at the Siedlce triathlon

Siedlce Triathlon, 26th August 2012 A few months ago a super-sprint triathlon (400m – 10km – 3km) seemed like a great introduction to the crazy world of triathlons for many WITC’ers and there was a strong turnout of 13 athletes … Continue reading

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WITC at the Susz triathlon

Herbalife Susz Triathlon, 7th-8th July 2012 The weekend of 7th-8th July saw the moment arrive that many WITC’ers had been anticipating for months. 22 club members headed up to Susz for the weekend (16 to compete plus 6 fantastic supporters) … Continue reading

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Countdown to Susz with Lizzy pt. 5: And then there was Susz

After months of training, and much build-up of anxiety, Susz finally arrived.  To be expected, we had some last minute crises – “technical difficulties” with the van we rented for the bikes, “courtesy-challenged” hotel staff where we stayed, road detours … Continue reading

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Countdown to Susz with Lizzy pt. 4: Susz is almost here!

Late night, exhausted after a long weekend of running, cycling, and open-water swim training, and I find myself reading articles and blogs of tips for first time triathletes. The Susz triathlon is only a few days away. More than a … Continue reading

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Countdown to Susz with Lizzy pt. 2: A girl walks into a bar

In my last post, I explained how I became interested in running, but the idea of a triathlon had never crossed my mind before I started running with WITC.   How did I first come across the club?  I imagine a lot … Continue reading

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Countdown to Susz with Lizzy pt. 1: I didn’t always love to run….

Hi all, my name is Lizzy, and I wanted to share some insights into my triathlon training as we count down to Susz in July.  To begin, I thought I’d share how I first really became interested in running….. It was only a little over a … Continue reading

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WITC goes blogging

When they are not running, swimming or cycling, some crazy WITC members also manage to find time to write stuff … WITC is delighted to annouce that club member Lizzy Shackleford has kindly agreed to blog about training for her … Continue reading

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