Triathlon

  • Family & Friends,  Ironman

    My biggest IronFan

    She deserves a special post. To the best sister ever, the most awesome #IronFan that I could’ve asked for, THANK YOU for everything you did ❤️ She was initially going to fly up with me on Friday, but then after…

  • Triathlon

    Modern Athlete magazine feature – March 2018

    While I haven’t written a post-race report of my Ironman 70.3 race day experience yet (and I haven’t forgotten about it), I was featured in the Modern Athlete March 2018 issue. Modern Athlete is the biggest running and multi-sport publication…

  • Ironman

    It’s time to tame the Buffalo

    So race weekend is finally here! After all those years of dreaming and months of training, I am now looking out onto the beach that we will swim at, and the road we will ride and run in. It has…

  • Ironman

    Two weeks until we tame the Buffalo

    So it’s the start of 2018 and it’s been 3.5 years since I did my first triathlon. It’s also 2 weeks away from my biggest sporting challenge yet. On 28 January 2018, I will line up at Orient Beach in…

  • Events,  Inspiration,  Triathlon

    I TRI’d … to SWIM, BIKE, RUN!

    It’s November 2013, and a conversation goes something like this… Rog: Jacques, don’t you wanna do Impi with me in April?Hoff: How far is it?Rog: It’s a 10-12km trail run with 18 obstacles in itHoff: Ja, that would be fun, but if I do…