Tag Archives: Triathlon

Race Report – Iron Girl Syracuse 2016

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Iron Girl. My very first triathlon back in 2012. This was my fourth time standing on the beach and crossing the finish line of this race and it felt amazing all over again. Ellie went with me to pre-race check in on Saturday. She loved it. I had a great Read more →

IMCHOO Training Week Six

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Guys. Training with a newborn is hard. I just can’t seem to get all my workouts in. Working full time and then coming home and solo parenting leaves so little time for anything else. Husband’s work hours changed this week too, so he’s working some day time hours as well. Read more →

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 →

Postpartum Ironman Training Plan

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Look. Look at this. I got to workout. Sort of. I got cleared to walk at my appointment last week, so walking I am. Thank goodness we got a treadmill. I’ve walked on it a few times since I was told I could and my legs are so happy to Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Four Bike Trainer Workouts for a Killer Off Season Training Plan

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Hello Tuesday, how nice to see you. It feels like it’s been a while since the last Tri Talk Tuesday with Cynthia and Phaedra, but really it’s been a month. Time is eluding me right now. My life feels like it’s in a complete time warp. But I did register Read more →

She Believed She Could

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Oh heyyyy, Friday. What’s shakin? I haven’t been very good at getting Friday posts up lately. Time seems to escape me more often than not. It moves so fast every day, but the actual days themselves tick by oh so slowly. I’m off work today and heading into another doctors Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Rest and Recovery

It’s September. And I don’t know about where you live, but here in the lovely North Eastern part of the US, triathlon season is winding down. People are getting ready to just lace up their running shoes for the their fall running race and wave goodbye to open water until Read more →

Product Review: Part One – PowerTap Power Meter

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Disclaimer: This review is sponsored by all3sports.com and powertap. I received my powertap power meter from all3sports.com for the purpose of this review. All thoughts, opinions, and cycling skills are my own.  Cycling is a huge component of triathlon. If you think about it, the three sports that triathlon are Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Race Day Rituals

Do you know what is exciting right now? I actually have a race coming up! I mean, it’s just a 5k. Just a 5k. I say that like there’s nothing to be gained or rewarded from running a 5k, but there is. And honestly, I’m just excited to be able to Read more →