Category Archive: New Chapter

Pain

I need to apologize to you if we have interacted in the last month or so. I’ve been in a lot of pain. A friend said it best yesterday when she said pain… Continue reading

Ironman Prep…harder than training!

If the training for an Ironman doesn’t kill you, the packing for it just might. Just as you think you are ready, you are then expected to pack what been strewn about your… Continue reading

6 more days

6 more days… And just in time I have gotten some great news from Emory–they have the link set up to give! Just to let you know a bit more about what you… Continue reading

It’s not broken

I have had a lot of pain in my foot this past week. It all started during #longrunthursday last week. During part two of the run, I started feeling some pain in the… Continue reading

11 months

Sunday marked 11 months since my surgery–hard to believe it’s been that long. Sometimes it seems like yesterday and other times it seems like a distant memory. I marked the anniversary with a 100… Continue reading

They could have made it harder

My IMCHOO Training camp recap Being a flat lander, I have been getting increasingly worried about Ironman Chattanooga as it has been approaching. I started riding in our local hills early in the… Continue reading

News from the Doc

I know I haven’t posted an update in a while. Last week I saw the doc for my “9 month” check up. Been processing what he said and haven’t really been ready to… Continue reading

7 months

This week marks seven months post surgery. Sometimes it seems like yesterday and sometimes it seems like forever ago. I so vividly remember so many details, but luckily some things like the memories… Continue reading

Happy’s 5000–my first post surgery 5K

If you are a runner in Baton Rouge, then you’ve most likely attended the Happy’s 5000 road race as it draws close to 1000 runners. Being a night race downtown on the weekend,… Continue reading

Rocketchix Race Report: All About the Finish Line

Saturday my coach asked me if he knew I was doing the race today. I said, “remember when I texted you about it and told you I was going to wear the gopro… Continue reading