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Race Buddy Helen Murray

I loved all sports at school but only stumbled into triathlon in 2011 after injuring my knee when I got a little bit too close to a parked car on my way to work.  I entered a local triathlon as a goal for when it healed.  Since then I've competed at every distance from sprint to Ironman and competed at the Ironman 70.3 World Championships. Endurance events are my thing - I've done the Engadin cross-country ski marathon, a mountain marathon and an ultra marathon. 

I'm so excited to be working with Race Force! I want to share my experiences with others, whatever their level or ability. I am a British Triathlon qualified Level 2 Coach and coach at Knutsford Triathlon club, so whether it's a bit of reassurance, offering advice on the course, or talking through how transition works, I simply want to help people to enjoy triathlon as much as I do.  I also can't wait to work on my cheerleading skills as I've got some way to go to be as loud and enthusiastic as my mum!

I have a real passion for triathlon and endurance sports. Whether I am  coaching others, talking about it on the Inside Tri Show, training with friends or competing,   I have  enjoyed both sides of the Race force experience, first as a customer at the 2015 Ironman 70.3 World Championships and more recently as a race buddy and a race host locally and abroad.  I have so far completed 3 x Ironman finisher and I am passionate about helping others and loves a good chat, especially if it involves cake.

 

Connect with Helen

@Helenfmurray  Twitter

helenmurray.net  web

Podcast      Inside Tri Show