Category Archives: Swimming

IMCHOO Training Week Two

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Two weeks down, twenty three more to go! This week didn’t go entirely as planned, because parenting, but it was still decent and I hit my big weekend workouts that I really needed. I knew going into this that training with a newborn would have it’s challenges and this week Read more →

IMCHOO Training Week One

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It’s official. I’m training, you guys. I sat down and put together a 12 week build phase of training for myself that will take me through the end of the school year. I’ll plug in more specific workouts each week when I get there, but I have a rough plan Read more →

The Ultimate Athlete Holiday Gift Guide

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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 →

A Pregnancy Impeded Weekly Recap

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Another week down. I can’t decide if doing weekly check in’s is making me sad or not, since it’s making me look at my summer break, ticking away before my eyes. I still a few off, but the end is drawing near. Sadness. My week was relatively hit and miss Read more →

A Weekly Recap Worth It’s Weight In Workouts

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You guys! I did it! I had a good week of workouts! Really, I did. And I’m pretty pleased about it. I didn’t workout Monday. I had gotten back from Chicago so late the night before and walked upwards of 20 miles over the three days I was there, so Read more →

Half Baked… Baby

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I may have missed my recap last week. Despite being on summer break we’ve been staying pretty busy. Last week I was still in pain from hurting my ankle.  I had a difficult time doing much, but I did get to the gym a couple of times for some weight 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 →

IMCuse 2.0 Countdown Week Four

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Welp, this week was a total bust for me. Maybe it was the emotional aftermath from the previous weekend. My mind was totally off in space, triathlon was barely on my radar. I think if I had school this week to occupy my brain space it would have helped, but Read more →

IMCuse 2.0 Countdown Week Three

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Another week, another week of training mostly conquered. I had a personally difficult week that derailed me a bit. Life just poured this past week and by the weekend it was just a lot for me to handle, so excuse the missing weekend workouts. I did well-ish up until then. Read more →

IMCuse 2.0 Countdown Week Two

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Heyo, another week of training in the books. I did a bit better this week. I’m still having a hard time letting go of the control, which was made obvious by the fact that every single day this week I logged onto Training Peaks and moved my workouts around. Seriously, Read more →