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King Of The Volcanoes Camp – Day 4

Overnight the winds had picked up further from yesterday, which made for the roughest swim so far. Most of those – those who hadn’t been out for one too many the night before, that is!- who swam really enjoyed it … Continue reading

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King Of The Volcanoes Camp – Day 3

For the first time on our camp the Aquathlon wasn’t a requirement for camp completion so, to attract a decent turn out we offered up 7 bonus points to those that got up and involved as either solo competitor, in … Continue reading

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King Of The Volcanoes Camp – Day 2

Our second day started much as the first: a pleasing majority decided to rise early for a pre-breakfast swim, and we did the same ~1500m lap in very calm conditions yet again – long may this last!!

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King Of The Volcanoes Camp – Day 1

With all campers – and eventually all their bikes-  having arrived safe and been introduced to the camp, the staff, new hotel (and temperatures in excess of freezing) we all woke to the most perfect conditions that Lanzarote has to … Continue reading

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EDT King of The Volcanoes Camp Lanzarote 2018 – Intro

This year’s camp format will be a little different to the way that we have run our Endurance camps over the last 7 years. Returning campers and some first timers too,have been invited to help us “test” the new, more … Continue reading

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#EDTCampLanza2017 #Day6

As usual most people had earned wild cards to avoid a swim on the final day of camp when everyone is riding either the full Ironman Lanzarote route, or our extended 200km version of it. This meant at 7:55am much … Continue reading

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#EDTCampLanza2017 #Day5

Day 5 of camp is a key day with lots happening and tonnes of logistics for Jo and I to handle. It’s very busy but great fun.

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#EDTCampLanza2017 #Day4

On our 4th morning on camp, we make room for the option of a longer more relaxed sea swim – either a lap of the official Ironman course, or an out and back around to the next bay of Playa … Continue reading

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#EDTCampLanza2017 #Day3

One of the most enjoyable events on camp for us as coaches is our mini aquathlon race on day 3, which we use to gather the swim and run times required for handicapping our swim and run points races. With … Continue reading

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#EDTCampLanza2017 #Day2

What a windy day. Last night Jo and I had long discussions about what to do today as the wind forecast was for very strong winds. 28 knot winds with 34 knot gusts. This pretty much translates to 50 km/h … Continue reading

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