Thank goodness I had sense and didn't enter the marathon..."
The early season goal has been the 85km Tarawera Ultra Marathon (www.taraweraultra.co.nz) in New Zealand, as she seeks to gain the qualification requirements to take part in the legendary Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc®
Penny Comins is making progress. The triathlete turned Ultra runner (for 2015 anyway!), has been testing out her preparation for the 85km Tarawera Ultra Marathon by racing in a 26 km event, the Tussock Traverse (www.tussocktraverse.co.nz). Despite doubts about her training times and feeling she was 'flying'-consistency works.