Sam Alison of Singular Cycles’ first attempt at the 3 peaks ended in disappointment. It was a dreadful year to be a newbie.

“By this time I was starting to get very cold, the howling wind carried some little sleety bits of ice, I was soaked through and really under dressed. Just a long sleeve base layer, jersey, wind vest and normal bib shorts. This wasn’t helping my backbone – literally or figuratively.”
Read his blog here