So, what did I learn this season, my first season racing in the professional field? It was my fourth summer doing triathlon races and third summer with the long distance … Continue Reading Lessons learned this season
My intensive race season ended in IRONMAN Italy 22nd of September. It was my first full distance in the professional field and my third ironman, the first one being exactly … Continue Reading Race report – IRONMAN Italy 2018
I raced IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Port Elizabeth, South Africa last Saturday. A week has passed and I still don’t really know what I think about the race; how … Continue Reading Race report – IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship
When I moved to Norway in 2015, I heard about Norseman for the first time and watched all Norseman videos from Youtube one grey October day. It looked extremely crazy and … Continue Reading Race report – NXTRI 2018
Norseman Xtreme Triathlon (https://nxtri.com/) is in 5 days! Has it affected my training in winter, spring and summer? Of course it has. As the main focus of this year has … Continue Reading NXTRI – which crazy things you made me to do?
Sometimes plans are made to be changed. My original plan for July 2018 was only to train for Norseman (4th of August), as it was supposed to be my A … Continue Reading Race report – ITU long distance world championship
Honestly, what just happened. I found myself in 69. position in IRONMAN 70.3 professional points ranking and got a slot to IRONMAN 70.3. World Championship. It it is organized in … Continue Reading South Africa, here I come!
My triathlon season continued with second IM70.3 race of the year, IM70.3 Elsinore in Helsingør Denmark last Sunday. It would be nice to write how I got a revenge after … Continue Reading IM70.3 EU champs – punctures and flu
I started my triathlon season again in Austria, like in 2017. In 2017 the race trip was full of unluck; my bike was left in Oslo and it was brought … Continue Reading Season start in Austria
Spring weeks seem to pass very quickly. I feel like I just yesterday came home from my Mallorca training camp, but it happened already almost four weeks ago. Those four … Continue Reading Race season is getting closer
My yearly tradition to train two weeks in warmth and sunshine in March-April happened also this year. As I was already two times in Gran Canaria this winter, Mallorca seemed … Continue Reading Two weeks in Mallorca
I have two rare thoughts at the same time: Where did the winter go? Three months passed very fast, a little too fast. It feels like I didn’t manage to … Continue Reading Winter post
My triathlon year 2017 left me somewhat bizarre feelings. I think I grew as an athlete and as a person. I was able to train more, harder and at times … Continue Reading My best triathlon memories 2017
Another skiing day in Sjusjøen Day 10 in my Christmas Calendar included again skiing in Sjusjøen. Today it became 37 km with easy pace and luckily also low heart rate … Continue Reading Christmas Calendar – Day 10
Day 9 provided skiing in Sjusjøen. Perfect weather and skis, with Finnish gossip company Kaisa. :) It became 34km until sunset.
Suomi Finland 100 years Finland celebrated today its 100 years’ independence. In Norway 6th of December is not a bank holiday, not for Finns either. We have 17th of May. … Continue Reading Christmas Calendar – Day 6