Entries by CHRIS STIRLING

SLATEMAN TRIATHLON 2015

SLATEMAN TRIATHLON 2015 So there it is, first triathlon of 2015 completed, its always a relief to get the first one out of the way, I find pre race nerves are always a little heightened, but soon as the start gun goes all that disappears and race auto pilot takes control. What better place to […]

CELTMAN TRAINING CAMP, TORRIDON

CELTMAN TRAINING CAMP, TORRIDON As I write this blog, we are just under 8 weeks out from the Celtman, the first main race of the season. The way I structure my training means I am currently deep into the build phase of my program. Race specific challenging workouts are the key during this phase, the […]

WHINLATTER XTREME DUATHLON

WHINLATTER XTREME DUATHLON After a winter of very successful training and hard work it felt great to be back racing again. Such an amazing race to kick off the season as well, loads of hills and a very technical course, another High Terrain Events masterpiece, it certainly lives up to its name and has to be […]

LOCH GU LOCH, BREAKING THE ICE!!!

LOCH GU LOCH, BREAKING THE ICE!!! Sometimes a race comes along and captures the imagination,  you know you will have to do as it has all the elements that you look for in an adventure, combined with a racing environment. Loch Gu Loch is one of those races! Does it catch your attention?? Inspired by the […]

THE BIG DAY

THE BIG DAY Every now and then I find it good to test myself and stretch the limits a little in training. This is where occasional ‘Big Days’ can be combined with a bit of adventure to give the perfect test of current endurance and most importantly to train the mind. Most important for the […]

WINTER TRAINING, GOALS AND CHALLENGES

WINTER TRAINING, GOALS AND CHALLENGES KEEP ON CHALLENGING YOURSELF!!!   Right about now its the perfect time of year to think about exactly how you are going to make your goals for 2015 happen, or at least die trying! I always feel really fired up this time of year and have usually spent a good […]

CHRIS STIRLING- MY MOUNTAIN ADVENTURE…

Hi, Thanks for visiting my blog. I would best describe myself as a MULTISPORT ADVENTURE ATHLETE and MOUNTAIN RUNNER. I began endurance racing in the mountains in 2012, after years of rock climbing and mountaineering I decided to explore a new way to experience the mountains and entered the very first Celtman Extreme triathlon that […]