Author: Peter Persico

Setting off from the starting grid 0

Oulton Park Duathlon

By Peter Persico It seems I may be developing a tendency to ramble, but hopefully, anyone reading this will make it to the end. Anyway… having first done this duathlon in 2013 along with...

The Brownlee Triathlon 2014 0

The Brownlee Triathlon 2014

By Peter Persico   I’d always intended to complete a triathlon this year. That’s why I’d started swimming again, and even learnt front crawl. However, due to various reasons, none of which I can...

Stokesley Spring Duathlon 2014 0

Stokesley Spring Duathlon 2014

The report herein contains two accounts, the first written by Peter Leach who took part in the sprint distance duathlon, and the second account written by Peter Persico who took part in the standard...

Stokesley Spring Duathlon 2014 0

Stokesley Spring Duathlon 2014

Wake up time of 0400! Some may think that this isn’t necessarily a problem, others may think that at this time one should still be sleeping, and some may fall in-between these 2 views....

The Oulton Park Autumn Duathlon 0

The Oulton Park Autumn Duathlon

By Peters Leach and Persico Peter Leach writes: Earlier this year Peter Persico asked me if I was interested in having a go at a Duathlon.  To help with aches and pains, I have being...

The Major Series North 0

The Major Series North

By Peter Persico The Major Series are obstacle races [yes, this is a report about another obstacle race]. They are designed by the British armed forces personnel for British Military Fitness. The suggestion to...

The Spartan Sprint [08/09/13] 0

The Spartan Sprint [08/09/13]

By Peter Persico For those unfamiliar with the Spartan events, they are described as an event of pure primitive craziness [or in the words of John Ward, “Ridiculous”]. Basically, they are obstacle runs. The...