Category : bicycle

  • Kurashiki Triathlon Race Report

    Posted on : 2014-10-05

    My second Olympic distance triathlon of the year took place on September the 14th in Kurashiki. More precisely in and around Kojima Boat Race Stadium a bit at the south of the old city. The place is...

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  • Hawai Triathlon in Yurihama 2014

    Posted on : 2014-07-22

    This is the race report for the Hawai Triathlon in Yurihama that took place one month ago... better later than never. So here we are, the regional Olympic Distance "World Championship"! The only OD...

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  • The Road to Hawai, with one 'i'! ;-)

    Posted on : 2014-07-13

    Last post let us in November (phew...) when I ran the Shodoshima half-marathon. Since then was the usual winter break and spring back to training : with no competition before April and a tougher weath...

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  • Shodoshima Half-Marathon Report - but not only

    Posted on : 2013-12-07

    In November I had planned two half-marathons. Nakaumi marathon on the 1st of November which was supposed to be a ’rehearsal’ before the ’real’ thing in Shodoshima (because I had not run long race for...

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  • Yonago-Tottori City Ekiden Report

    Posted on : 2013-11-16

    Last week-end was the main ekiden taking place in the prefecture of Tottori. This ekiden is called Beicho(米鳥) a word made of the 1st Kanji of Yonago (米子) and the first Kanji of Tottori (鳥取). This runn...

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  • Hill Climb in Daisen 2013 Report

    Posted on : 2013-10-30

    Three weeks ago I participated to the Daisen Hillclimb race. That was my third participation already![Arriving early morning to get the race number plate etc...]Yes, time is flying! For my first parti...

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  • Greenpark Kasai Triathlon 2013 Report

    Posted on : 2013-10-12

    Two weeks ago was the third edition of the Green park Kasai Triathlon in Hyogo prefecture. But only the second one to take place as last year's one was cancelled because of a typhoon. This year weath...

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  • Tottori Central Division Ekiden Report

    Posted on : 2013-09-16

    Yesterday was the 67th Tottori Prefecture Central Division Ekiden. 18 teams were represented, 10 in the 'City' category, 4 in the High-School one and 4 in the 'General' one (companies, Post Office etc...

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  • Ekiden, Triathlon, Daisen Climb and Half-Marathon

    Posted on : 2013-08-11

    These are my next objectives for the second part of the year. But to begin with, a short report on a couple of running races in which I participated after the MontBell Sea to Summit. First the Suika...

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  • Hawai Triathlon in Yurihama 2013

    Posted on : 2013-07-06

    Update : Here is the video report by the local TV, you can spot me few times :-) And also the whole results.On June 16th, I completed the Olympic Distance triathlon of Hawai in Yurihama just near wher...

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  • Sprint Triathlon as a Training

    Posted on : 2013-06-08

    This morning I raced myself on a home-made sprint triathlon in order to test myself and prepare next week Olympic Distance triathlon of Yurihama in Hawai Cho that I also ran last year (I am living jus...

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  • Sagishima Triathlon Trip and Race Report

    Posted on : 2012-08-24

    I was looking forward racing again after my 'come-back' to triathlon competition in June. I missed the limit date to register for Kurashiki triathlon in Okayama in July that was stupid… Actually I mis...

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  • Triathlon Training a Year After

    Posted on : 2012-08-05

    Hello mid-summer and the not mid-temperatures!Almost 10PM here and it's still 30 deg. Celsius out there… In the day time from 10AM it's about 33-36 deg. with humidity : not a nice weather to practice...

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  • Strava - Rapha Rising Challenge

    Posted on : 2012-07-22

    This week of training was a bit unusual for me as I took part in the Rapha Rising Challenge - Circle of Death.What is it ?Well, between 15/07/2012 and 22/07/2012 the goal was to Climb 6,881 meter...

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  • Triathlon TV report and short interview!

    Posted on : 2012-06-20

    This is the report by local TV TCC, yes I know it's in Japanese :-)As a local racer I've been interviewed just after crossing the finish line. (This is at the end of the video around 6:09)Basically I...

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  • Hawai Triathlon in Yurihama Report

    Posted on : 2012-06-18

    Good news : I am officially a triathlete again.Bad news : That was my worst time ever :-) But not worst ranking though. [See all results here][On Saturday, pre race day meeting, with a reminder o...

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  • Cycling : Tour de Daisen 2012

    Posted on : 2012-06-06

    Tour de Daisen - results hereTwo weeks ago, I participated to the Tour de Daisen for the first time. It's not officially a cycling race but let's say if you want to compete with others you can:-)The e...

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  • Osaka Cyclemode 2011 - Triathlon bikes

    Posted on : 2011-11-15

    Last Saturday I took the train at 6AM for a day in Osaka, needless to say it is very unusual I wake up before the sun in Japan but that was worth it.My plan was to visit the Cyclemode show in Osaka. P...

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