Category Archive: Triathlon

On a break

I’ve been on a break from triathlon for a while. It started as a self-imposed break to give my body a bit of a break after training for two ironmans in two years… Continue reading

2 years later

Thanks to Facebook’s “on this day” app, I was reminded of where I was 2 years ago today. It was the beginning of what was supposed to be my race week at Ironman… Continue reading

19!

It is October 19th and there are 19 days left until Ironman Florida–a race I have waited for 3 years to conquer. It’s getting real people!!! I did my last long ride yesterday… Continue reading

On the road again…

Back to feeling well this week so jumped on the road to Ironman Florida, again. I seriously question my sanity on a regular basis and then I hit a good workout and remember… Continue reading

this is my fight song

Sometimes you need a reminder of who you are and why you do what you do…today I got that reminder! I will be quite honest, it has been much harder to train this… Continue reading

Friday Five: Fitness Trends I’ll Never Try

I learned long ago to never say never. When I started running several years back, I remember saying to myself/out loud/who knows?! “I’ll never do a triathlon.” When I started doing triathlons shortly… Continue reading

Friday Five…I Mean Four: Fourth of July

As the Fourth of July is smack dab in the middle of summer, it usually falls in the middle of some training schedule. For the past few years it’s allowed me to get… Continue reading

Week 2: Catching up

If there’s one thing for certain, it’s that nothing is certain, at least in Ironman training, and while that may seem pretty pessimistic, I would classify it more as realistic. From my experience… Continue reading

Week 1 = Done

So this is what Ironman training feels like again?! By Friday I felt like a truck had hit me. I know I will get a little more used to all of this but… Continue reading

Oxbow Triathlon Race Report

To be quite honest I have tried to start the season a couple of time over the past couple of months. Was signed up for a half marathon that I never got to… Continue reading