Category Archives: Gear

The Ultimate Athlete Holiday Gift Guide

It’s happened, the holidays are here and they are upon us in full force. Christmas displays were out less than 12 hours after Halloween ended, stores are open at 6am on Thanksgiving (Booooooo, not nice) and the madness is here to stay. If you or someone else in your family Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Hot Weather Workout Tips

It’s hot outside. Really hot. I don’t know where you live, but right now where I am it’s mid 90’s and humid as all get out, which means our heat index is well above the actual temperature. And we don’t have central air, so it’s a lot of ew here Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Gear To Get You Aero

It’s Tuesday. The sun is shining and birds are singing. July is half way over some how already, but that’s okay. Tuesday means one thing, my favorite thing, Tri Talk Tuesday! Today we’re chatting aerodynamics. When you talk about aerodynamics in triathlon it’s primarily centered around the bike portion, although aerodynamics Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Tips For Picking a Triathlon Wetsuit

Fun fact; my wetsuit is currently being loved by someone else. Yes, it is true. I am currently too pregnant and round and will not even attempt to try my wetsuit on given the, should I say extreme, difference in my weight from last race season to right now. So Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Buying Speed To Become a Better Cyclist

Hello Tuesday. Hello Tri Talk Tuesday. Phaedra, Cynthia, and I are working our way through swimming, cycling, and running in terms of talking about improvements one can make in each discipline. And today we’re all about the bike. Improving your cycling can be done in lots of ways. The best Read more →

Must Have Cold Weather Running Gear

This winter, I don’t think it will ever end. When I got up yesterday it was -10F with a windchill of -29F. For real, -29F, those are some seriously cold temperatures. And school didn’t even give us a delay. Even my car cried a little when I started it to Read more →

Powering Through The Week

Oh my gosh, you guys, my weekend was fabulous. You know why? Because I did nothing. NOTHING. Just me and the Husband hanging out together at home. I’ll spare you what is bound to be a very boring weekly update. I spun 53 miles over two classes and one solo Read more →

Oh Garmin, My Garmin

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 – Must Have Gear

Garmin 310XT triathlon watch

Howdy, and welcome back Tuesday! I am once again all linked up with the lovely Cynthia from You Signed Up For What for another Tuesday filled with banter and chatter all about triathlon! Today we’re chatting about our favorite must have gear. I’m pretty excited because frankly, I love a Read more →

Product Review – PRO Compression Marathon Socks

Exciting news! Today is my one year blogiversary! I know, totally worth being pumped over. And for my blogiversary I’m reviewing a super awesome product which comes with a kickass discount just for everyone! If you’re active in the athletic world and you haven’t heard of Pro Compression yet, you’re Read more →