100km Indoor Rowing World Record

09/05/17 On Saturday 6th May 2017, I joined the Sub 7 indoor rowing team, to set a new World record for fastest team to row 100km. Rowing 20 strokes at maximum effort, followed by 4.5 minutes rest for 5.5 hours non-stop was tougher than it sounds. We rowed 100km in 5:36:30.5 and now have confirmation from Concept2 that we are World record holders 🏆 Thank you to … Continue reading 100km Indoor Rowing World Record

Conquer The Wall China Marathon

  I was invited to run a marathon across the Great Wall of China with only 3 weeks notice. With very little training, no flight or visa and no running gear for the intense Chinese sun, I used the experience as an experiment to see if I could wing it. I’m not sure how it happened but I completed it in 10 hours 10 minutes and 11.5 seconds. 42 … Continue reading Conquer The Wall China Marathon

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24 Hour Indoor Rowing Challenge

1712/16 This 24 hour rowing challenge was meant to be a team event but for various reasons I ended up doing it alone. I never would have thought this was possible but with only 3 days notice, no other option AND 2 British records up for grabs, I got stuck in. I rowed a total of 195,658m in 24 hours and set 2 British Records: … Continue reading 24 Hour Indoor Rowing Challenge

Primal Events ON TRIAL 2015: A 48 Hour Endurance Event

Event Date: Friday 29th May 2015 “Heads, Shoulders, Knees and Toes, Knees and Toes” “Heads, Shoulders, Knees and Toes, Knees and Toes and Eyes and Ears……” It’s 9.30am on a Sunday morning. I’m standing in a river fully clothed having not slept since Thursday Evening. Me and the group of people I am with are all laughing hysterically whilst singing. It’s like we’re on drugs … Continue reading Primal Events ON TRIAL 2015: A 48 Hour Endurance Event

Primal Events F.E.A.R. 2014: A 24 Hour Endurance Event

Event Date: Saturday 28th November 2014  I’m sitting eating my dinner one evening and checking what Facebook has to offer.  I see a post about an event called F.E.A.R. by Primal Events so give it a ‘Like’ and think nothing more of it. A friend saw I’d ‘Liked’ the post, he knew the Race Directors (RDs) and could get me a free ticket so offered … Continue reading Primal Events F.E.A.R. 2014: A 24 Hour Endurance Event