The bike part of this years Norseman was the most fun bike part I had in a race ever! I was close to my toughest competitor, Lars Christian Vold the whole time and had the battle against each other that I wanted. When we arrived at Geilo, 90 km on the bike course, the cat … Fortsett å lese Lars Christian Vold VS Allan Hovda at Norseman – downhill riding
Norseman Xtreme Triathlon 2018 was mine to win. I had my eyes on it since my DNF in 2016. In 2017 I struggled to get the physical puzzle together with my (too) hard training regime. This year, however, I was certain I was balancing the delicate knife-edge of training/over-training. Coach Carson Christen at Trisutto made … Fortsett å lese Race report Norseman 2018
Tomorrow is the big day. The most important races of the three A-prioritized races this season. Norseman 2015 was the strongest performance ever. While my general fitness was even better in 2016, the race ended on the hospital and my first DNF. The performance last year was good, only beaten by a fantastic performance by … Fortsett å lese Ready for Norseman 2018
I will have my debut in Norseman this year, do you have any advice to share? As I said in Preparing for Norseman – Part 1 – The training, the question above is something I get a lot, but it is a topic which can be the subject for a book or two. In the last … Fortsett å lese Preparing for Norseman – Part 2 – The equipment
I blogginnlegget «Det viktigste er ikke å vinne» som jeg skrev rett før Norseman 2015 handlet det om hva som er mine mål med triatlon. Det handler ikke om å vinne. Uansett hvor klisjefylt og Bertrand Larssen-aktig det høres ut så handler det i mye større grad om å være den beste versjonen av meg … Fortsett å lese Jeg, en vinnerskalle?
I wrote about the effect of weight in the Norseman bike course a short while ago. In the comments someone mentioned some like; «sure, now I just got to lose 10 kg and increase my FTP by 50 %». While irony is impossible to read I could sense a bit of it in that sentence. … Fortsett å lese The effect of weight in Norseman for «Average Joe»