All posts tagged Sam Baxter

Five go to Kona

At the beginning of the year, six of the team set their sights on Kona and all six managed to qualify – a 100% record – although Tim subsequently decided […]

Matt and Sam on a plane to Kona

In the month of July both Matt Molloy and Sam Baxter punched their tickets to Kona in October. First up was Matt in Frankfurt and having had a good preparation […]

Team dominate at Wimbleball

Ironman UK 70.3 has been a key race for Team Freespeed Virgin Active in every year of our existence. It is a notoriously tough but fair course and the strongest […]

Ironman 70.3 UK this weekend

As usual Team Freespeed Virgin Active will be arriving at Wimbleball for one of our favourite events of the year with real strength in depth. We are very proud to […]

Team are on fire!

Early season form has been incredible from the team so far this year. On a global level, Matt’s age group win in Abu Dhabi, Tim’s 2nd place at Ironman Los […]

Sam wins 220 triathlon award for 2012

Every year at the Triathlon Show in Surrey, hosted by 220 magazine, a number of awards are handed out to the best UK triathletes from the previous year. Last night […]

Virgin Active Indoor Triathlon 2012

The team were delighted to be invited to take part in a nationwide event being run at Virgin Active Health Clubs in aid of the childrens charity Sparks. Members could […]

Team Freespeed in Kona

Kona Bound: The Big Dance

At the start of the season the Team declared that our main focus in 2012 would be to qualify for, and race well at, the Ironman World Championships in Kona, […]

Virgin Active London Triathlon

At Team Freespeed we are lucky to have several incredible supporters including our headline sponsor, Virgin Active. A couple of years ago Virgin Active identified triathlon as a sport that […]

Richard Hobson Team Freespeed Virgin Active

Big weekend for the team

This weekend sees four of the Team Freespeed Virgin Active athletes racing at half ironman distance. On Saturday, Tim and Sam will be racing The Vitruvian in Rutland. This is […]