Tag Archive: training

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

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

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

My First Swim Meet EVER

I swam in my first ever swim meet last weekend, probably 30 years too late, but better late than never. It was so much fun! Not sure why I waited so long, but… Continue reading

You had me at Dough

Let me start out by saying that I might not be the most unbiased tester. I love sweets and especially cookies. So when Skratch Labs came out with their cookie mix of course I wanted to… Continue reading

Taking my own advice

I remember telling someone a week ago to be kind to themself (is that really a word?) and remember to give themself (I don’t really think it’s a word, but what is the correct reflective… Continue reading

Getting back to it

Wrote an email to my coach this week to give him an idea of what I was thinking for 2015 and where I was currently at. I have to admit, it was tough… Continue reading

Galveston 70.3 Relay Race Report

My very first 70.3 experience I was supposed to swim, Megan was supposed to bike and Megan was going to run. I got a call the day we were going down to packet… 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