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How to become an adventurer

Leon McCarronIn 2008 I graduated from university. It should have been one of the happiest days of my life, but all I remember is a horrible sense of fear and a sinking realisation that I had no idea what I wanted to do with my life. As a film studies graduate during a global recession, I was near the bottom of the heap in the job market. 

My applications for work in the film industry yielded zero positive results. After no short amount of soul searching I came to realize that maybe this was a chance to s...

Posted by Leon McCarron of Leon McCarron under Adventure Racing, Cycling, Walking on 24 November 2013 at 12:00 AM • 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 »

Festive training routes: map your training in festive shapes!

 In the past we've shown off about the awesome animal shaped running routes drawn by Tribesporters when they're out and about so we felt it was only right to Challenge you to make some festive training routes of your own!

To get you're imagination working in overdrive, check out these suggested routes:

Running route across London bridges to make present

Utilize Waterloo, Blackfriars and London Bridge to make this lovely present  - extra points for the additional mileage to make the bow and ribbon! 

This route is a 7 mile long route whic...

Posted by Cags R under Running, Cycling, Walking on 18 December 2012 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 »

Tribesports User of the Week: Claire L

Congratulations Claire - you are the Tribesports User of the Week!

You're currently in the midst of massive fundraising mission for Macmillan - a leading cancer charity in the UK. Chasing a Dream is an amazing motivation to take on massive Challenges, how does it make you feel to be doing so much good for charity?

I feel really thrilled to be able to finally give back to a charity such as Macmillan, a cause close to my heart. The help we have received from them during both my parents Cancer...

Posted by Claire Boo L under Running, Walking on 19 September 2012 at 11:00 PM • Read more »



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