Daily Archives: March 28, 2010

Ironman Australia

My fourth Ironman race was in Port Macquarie, about 4.5 h north of Sydney.  I am to start a new job with the World Bank based in Sydney on 1 April and with the race the weekend before it was too good an opportunity to miss, even if I did Ironman McQuarie 2910 671 only have less than two months to train for it. An added incentive was that my wife’s parents and sister live about 45 minutes from ‘Port’ so I would have a cheering section.  It wasn’t pretty, but I managed to pull it off and earn the finisher’s medal, a towel and shirt. Glad that my Ironman racing is over for another year …

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