Challenge Poznan – ETU Long Course Championships

This race was my main reason for heading to Poland. In fact, alongside the event in September in Austria, you could say it was one of the main reasons for dreaming up this campervan idea in the first place.

Following last year’s ETU champs in Weymouth, and the fantastic day I had then, I had a vision of going from strength to strength, having a winter of solid training, PB’ing London Marathon and coming out here to really ‘race’. Continue reading


The big race, and the wide and open beyond

On leaving Gütersloh on Tuesday a place called Helenesee was my objective. Like I said, I could hardly drive past without stopping by. And I’m delighted I did too, rather than chasing my way into Poland a day early it proved to be an idyllic way to begin my first night of proper camping on foreign soil. Continue reading