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Tribesports User of the Week: Reb R

Reb RWhich Tribesports Challenge has been the toughest and which are you most proud of?

Let me start by saying I am super excited and surprised to be here - Thank you. Really.  Now the question - for me, the most important Challenge has been the commitment to be active every day Do 30 mins physical activity every day for a year.  It became a lifestyle choice and the foundation for everything after. The toughest Challenge, so far, must have been the series of 2013 reps a month of different types o...

Posted by Rebecca R under Running, Rowing on 7 November 2013 at 12:00 AM • Read more »

Personal Epic Challenges: James Saward-Anderson's latest

James Saward-Anderson has already guest blogged here on Tribesports about his awesome self-made Challenges - check out how he got on when he decided to Row 50km, Run 50km and Climb a block of flats 50 times!

James profileThe deed is done!

My latest challenge, Rowing 50km, Running 50km and then stair climbing 2,600 meters is completed. I managed to do it in 13 hours 56 minutes.  It was a tough day but the results were very rewarding.

The training camp I undertook was one of the toughest of my entire lif...

Posted by James Saward-Anderson of James Saward-Anderson under Rowing, Running on 26 September 2013 at 11:00 PM • Read more »

Tribesports User of the Week: Russell G

Russell G profileWhat has been your toughest Tribesports Challenge and which are you most proud of?

Running 5k in under 30 minutes.  This may seem like a basic challenge to most people, but for me it was a big deal.  As a child, teenager and young adult I was asthmatic and could never run.  I’ve gone through most of my adult life believing that I was unable to run for any length of distance.  Last year my rowing machine broke and in order to get in some cardio I started jogging.  I was incredibly slow and no...

Posted by Russell G under Weight Training (Strength Training), Running, Rowing on 15 May 2013 at 11:00 PM • Read more »

Monday Inspiration: Moon Challenge progress report

On the second of January, we promoted the One Giant Leap for Mankind, One Small Step for Tribesports Challenge. At the time, the team of fitness astronauts had covered just over 40,000km since the Challenge was created on 25th August 2012.

With almost an eighth of the journey done, the deadline of the 25th August 2013 was seeming a little tricky; could we make up the numbers in time?

The answer, quite simply is YES! In the 19 days between 2nd of January and today, team Tribesports has cover...

Posted by Cags R under Running, Cycling, Swimming, Rowing, Walking on 21 January 2013 at 12:00 AM • Read more »

Monday Inspiration: miles for Claire's mum

Former user of the week Claire L has had a tough year, she's been raising money through sport for the Macmillan Cancer foundation in support of her mum who is currently going through a tough battle with cancer.

We're very proud to see that the community has come together to support Claire and her mum in this time of difficulty. In true Tribesports fashion, Miles for Claire L's Mum is a Challenge to show your support for Claire by dedicating running, cycling, swimming, walking and rowing.

Claire L's Mum with santa


Posted by Cags R under Running, Cycling, Walking, Swimming, Rowing on 3 December 2012 at 12:00 AM • Read more »



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