One Hot Minute With...
Name: Peter Williams
Athletic Discipline: Triathlon/Newsreader
On January 8 next year, 56 year old TVNZ newsreader Peter Williams will compete in the Port of Tauranga Half Ironman to raise funds for the Look Good Feel Better Foundation in memory of his late wife Cecile. With assistance from Ambassadors like Peter, the Look Good Feel Better Foundation provides much needed support to women with cancer.
|1||Favourite Type of Training:|
|Biking and swimming in a warm sea wearing a very buoyant wetsuit.|
|2||Top Pump-Up Song:|
|I like to train in silence and think ‘why am I doing this’?|
|3||If I Wasn’t An Athlete I’d Be:|
|I’m not really an athlete, just a middle-aged plodder trying to keep in reasonable nick.|
|Beer on a Thursday night.|
|5||Currently Looking Forward To:|
|Finishing the (Auckland) Harbour Crossing on November 21, then the Port of Tauranga Half Ironman on Jan 8, 2011.|
|6||Best Advice You Have Ever Received:|
|Push yourself harder in training if you want to go faster.|