Pro athlete Paul Hawkins will be joining us on some of our Xtra Mile Race Workshops
February 14, 2015
We are very, very, very excited to announce that Pro athlete & coach Paul Hawkins, winner of last years Outlaw 70.3 and regular feature on Xtra Mile events podiums will be joining us on our Xtra Mile event Race Workshops.
Paul has triathlon and fitness running through his veins and has has been a competitive athlete throughout his life. He was a competitive swimmer in his early years and converted to Triathlon in 1999 whilst training to become a Royal Marine, Paul served in combat for 5 years representing the Royal Marines and Royal Navy in swimming, cross country and triathlon in between operational tours.
On leaving the Royal Marines in 2005 Paul qualified as a personal trainer and fitness coach and regained his interest in triathlon. By the end 2007, Paul was crowned Welsh Olympic distance champion, UK amateur national rankings champion and qualified for the Ironman 70.3 middle distance world championships in Florida. Pauls first international Podium was in 2012 in only his second season as a Professional Athlete finishing 3rd at Ironman UK with a top 10 pro in Ironman Wales finish only weeks later.. Injury slowed him down for a few years but he's back on form and has an exciting 2015 ahead of him including the Xtra Mile events series.
With Pauls first hand experience of the Xtra Mile events and his coaching skillset he couldn’t be better placed to give you the knowledge & confidence you need for your race.
Our Race workshops will help you plan and prepare for every part of your race. We will spend the majority of our time out on the bike course for a steady ride, taking in all its twists and turns and learning top tips from our coaches.
We will also cover the following areas and give you plenty of time for Q&A with our team as well as the event staff:
- Swim, bike, run course walkthroughs - Bike & run out on the course - Transition training - Race Day Planning
They will last between 3- 4 hours and costs just £20. You can book on to the following workshops here:
Wilmslow Tri Workshop 25th April South Manchester Tri Workshop 25th April Deva Triathlon 26th April Peak District Tri Workshop at Chatsworth 6th June Ffit Conway Llandudno Sea Tri Worksop 20th June Leeds Xpress Tri Workshop 11th July Leeds Tri Workshop 12th July Rhyl Sprint Tri Workshop 22nd Aug Eirias Tri Workshop 23rd Aug
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