Tag Archive: motivation

It’s been a while…

An understatement in so many ways. I don’t even know how to catch up on the lapsed time for those that don’t know me in real life. Suffice it to say that I’ve… 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

good words

Good words are timeless. I just ran across a blog post from Facebook with my resolution from 2010. I borrowed someone else’s words that year because they were able to say it much… Continue reading

I can. I will. I did! – IRONMAN Chattanooga race report #imchoo

I’ve put if off long enough… time to get to writing the #IMCHOO race report. Not putting it off because of lack of desire to share the story, but it’s really hard to… 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

I am prepared

This has been my the pic on my locked iPhone screen since my trip to Alaska this summer. When I was in Alaska, I went down a zipline with my brother in law… 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

Why Tri

Been an interesting couple of weeks for me on my road to the Ironman. I felt really good after our trip up to Chattanooga to preview the course (read more about that trip… Continue reading

Day 26: Blue Like A Bruise

Before reading would you take a moment and vote for me to win a free Ironman entry at http://bit.ly/1flSLJY.  I am not even sure what to say today. Part of me is feeling good… Continue reading

No Such Thing As Impossible

One of the fun parts of training is getting to participate in some great charity rides. This weekend I participated in the 5th Annual “No Such Thing As Impossible” bike ride benefiting Wheels… Continue reading