Category Archives: The Rat Snake

Tri Talk Tuesday – Favorite Races

Racing, what summer was intended for. I might not be doing a whole lot of it this year, but I’m definitely missing it and dreaming of when I can race again next year. So to quell my non-racing sads, this Tri Talk Tuesday is all about all my favorite races. Read more →

New Things Going On In The New Year

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 →

TGC 2014 – A Year In Review

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 – The Rat Snake Reverse Triathlon

My goodness, where to start. This race, holy hell. If you want a very challenging and unique early season kick off triathlon, this is absolutely the race to do. The Rat Snake is unique in both the fact that it is run backwards and has very unconventional distances for every discipline. It Read more →

Let The Weekend Onslaught Begin

Happy Friday!!! And it’s a race weekend for me, yeehaw! Weird that I posted all five weekdays this week. Must have been my strangely light training schedule or something. I’m trying to keep me legs feeling rested and fresh for Saturday’s onslaught. I should be fine as long as I can Read more →

The Courage to Start

Half way through this week, all right!Aside from what felt like nothing on Monday (30 minute recovery spin, slow, boring, boooo) training is coming right along. Tuesdays seem to be a big day for me. Swam a ton in the morning and at a 1:52/100 pace. No wonder I was Read more →

The Other Side of Fear

There are just some times were your head isn’t quite in the game. This week has been one for me. And don’t get me wrong, I’ve finished every workout I’ve had scheduled so far for this week, but it was with a lot of force and reluctance. And it’s not Read more →

Saddle Up

Fabulous Friday, I need you, I want you, oh baby oh! Happy freaking Friday! What a long week it’s been too, oiy. I guess I shouldn’t complain. Beyond my 11 hour workday Monday I actually only worked three and half days this week. And I snuck out early Tuesday and used Read more →