That Thing Holding You Back

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This week. It did not go as planned. Despite having Monday off I still had an awful hell of a week. It was quiet here in TGC land, but my life was very loud and busy. Monday I had so many workout plans. So many. But they all required me Read more →

Creeping Back To Normal

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Holla, three day weekend, what up! I’m off work today and feeling good. My week last week, it went alright. Monday I went out for a run that I cut short after only a mile thanks to lots of leg pain and tightness. Just a load of crap. I can’t Read more →

Swimming Through The Static

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It’s only Wednesday and I’m already pooped. I need to start going to bed earlier. Yeesh. It’s been super snowy and cold this week so far. Our windchill has been down around -15 to -20 more days than not. I’m just chilled straight through. I wish we’d get enough snow Read more →

Now Is As Good A Time As Any

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Happy Monday. Oh Monday. My week. How was my week? It was okay. Brutally exhausting, but fine. First full week back at school after two weeks off and it left me quite tired by Thursday, not to mention Friday. I had my unannounced observation too. First week back after two Read more →

Oh Garmin, My Garmin

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You guys! My new toy came on Tuesday! *squeeeeeee* I have to say, it was bittersweet taking the ol’ 310XT out for her last run. We did 2.15 miles together to ring in the 2015 new year and that was that. I sold her Monday to a tri-guy in NJ and Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – 5 Tips For Successfully Reaching Your Racing Goals

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Oh January, you show up all full of promise and hope. It’s a new year and it’s also Tuesday, so I’m hear with Cynthia from You Signed Up For What and Phaedra from Blisters and Black Toenails to chat about triathlon goodness! Our January theme is of course, goals and resolutions, Read more →

New Things Going On In The New Year

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New year,  hello. Good to see you. I did not get out for a run yesterday. I should have. Slacker. I do intend to run after track practice today. I’ll go out a slog my way through a slow and probably uncomfortable 5k run. I need to show my Garmin 310XT Read more →

Happy New Year!!!

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Hello New Years Eve. Good to see you. Ah New Years, when everyone vows to get fit, the gym becomes irritatingly busy for month, then life resumes like nothing ever happened. Like an old friend. We’ll be ringing in the new year at a friend’s house tonight, clinking out wine Read more →

TGC 2014 – A Year In Review

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Well, in just a few short days 2014 will be done and over with. It’s been a pretty good year that’s seen a lot of ups and downs, and now I’m looking forward to what 2015 has to offer. So I thought I’d take a few moments and recap some Read more →

Race Report- It’s a Wonderful Run 5k 2014

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And there it is, my last race of the year in the books. This was my second year running the It’s A Wonderful Run 5k and this year’s weather was much more amenable to running. It’s a great race to end the year with and this year was no exception. Read more →