Tag Archive: triathlon

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

Take That Tumor

I have struggled to make meaning of the events of the past year. At this time last year I was training for my first Ironman race which was to be Ironman Florida on… 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

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

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

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

Excited in Galveston

Six months ago I was getting ready to have surgery to remove the tumor from my femur in two days…right now I am packing my transition bag for my first triathlon since my… Continue reading

Filling in the blanks

Still lamenting the time lag between my last set of blog posts and this set. I have been writing, it’s just that nothing made it from my notepad to my blog–I still really… Continue reading

Day 27: Dreamers

I had plans for today. It was going to be a good day. But I should have known when I got a text at 5:45 this morning canceling my lunch plans, that the… Continue reading

Day 23: multi-sport

Before reading would you take a moment and vote for me to win a free Ironman entry at http://bit.ly/1flSLJY. See the PS for more information. Thank you very much. One of the things that… Continue reading