IMG_8492

Silver in Glasgow!

Witten by Mark Etheridge. For coaches like Lindsey Parry Saturday, 26 July was what make the hours of strategising, sweating and stressing perfectly bearable. For Saturday was the day that saw one of the best results yet for South African triathlon as the team sprinted to silver in the mixed team relay. The quartet of Kate […]

msj_8569__medium

Small Update Leading into the Games

To explain the last few months is very difficult. It’s been a very tough journey traveling away from home for so long for the first time and also dealing with injuries for pretty much the whole first half of the year. There have been so many downs and certain points of breakdowns I rarely find […]

IMG_20001

2nd Consecutive African Championship Title!

By Mark Etheridge Henri Schoeman and Gillian Sanders have successfully defended their African Championships triathlon titles in Troutbeck, Zimbabwe. Now it’s on to the World Triathlon Series showdown in Cape Town next weekend. Schoeman covered the testing combination of a 1500-metre swim, 40-kilometre bike ride and 10km run in 2hr 00min 15sec for a clearcut […]

IMG_4007

Quick update for January – February

I started the year off with a real bang! I attended a training camp in Fuerteventura, one of the Canary Islands in Spain. I have been fortunate enough to have been invited by Javier Gomez to train with him and his squad. It’s a great opportunity to train alongside a multiple and current world Champion […]

IMG_6579

2013 Troutbeck Africa Cup

Looking back on my last race of the 2013 season, I feel nothing but gratitude. Defending my 2012 title was amazing and the organization from Triathlon Zimbabwe was absolutely spectacular. The ITU African Cup was staged in the beautiful mountains of Troutbeck in Zimbabwe at about 2000m. It has the same majestic feel as the […]