Ironman 2012July 27, 2012
Well done to Mike Ernil and John Marsden who completed this years Ironman.
They started at 6am at Pennington Flash for a 2.4 mile open water swim after which they got on their bikes and cycled to Horwich where they followed a 3 lap circuit that went up by Belmont, upto almost the M65 then over Chorley – in total a 112 mile bike ride. After that they ran a Marathon!!!!!!!
———————–Mike Ernil John Marsden
Swim: 1:31:17 1:15:06
Bike: 7:31:46 7:20:40
Run: 5:04:18 5:24:29
Overall: 14:27:23 14:16:22
Jul 27, 2012 20:43
Checkers and myself went to watch the start and were fortunate to snap this piccy of them just before they entered the water. It was a great event to watch!!!!!
Some people say fell runners are mad………
Jul 28, 2012 17:49
You both did good! Ironmen both of you.
Jul 29, 2012 18:28
Fantastic achievement, congratulations.
Jul 29, 2012 22:08
Very impressive – well done guys.
Jul 30, 2012 19:21
Jul 30, 2012 21:23
Ultimate respect, you are both “an Ironman”
Aug 1, 2012 14:08
Well done guys! Sorry I couldn’t be there but was thinking of you throughout the hot day.
Aug 1, 2012 16:55
Aug 1, 2012 21:41
Good effort fellas.
Aug 3, 2012 19:46
Well done to both off you. All of the hard training has paid off.