Tag Archives: Triathlon

The Surprises of Race Day

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It’s Friday. I’m awake and the time on my clock starts with a “4” so you can just pretend it’s whatever time you want it to be for me. I have to work today writing curriculum, I need to help Rob with our whole house closet renovation endeavor we started Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Hot Weather Workout Tips

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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 →

Dreams Do Not Expire

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One more week of school. One more real week of school. Last academic week. Survival mode activated. Just survive, just survive, just survive. This past week, I don’t know even know. School was hard. I’m so busy. My classroom is unbearably hot and humid. I’m exhausted. I come home from work Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – 5 Tips To Speed Up Your Triathlon Transitions

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Tuesday, such a wonderful day. Tuesday brings us the most fabulous triathlon link up, Tri Talk Tuesday, with my awesome co-hosts Cynthia from You Signed Up For What and Phaedra from Blisters and Black Toenails. And today we’re finishing our series of swim, bike, run with, of course, transitions. Transitions Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Three Ways To Improve Your Triathlon Run

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Happy Tuesday blog land. I’m very excited that it’s Tuesday again because it’s the first Tuesday of the month and you know what that means- Tri Talk Tuesday! I’m teamed up with Cynthia and Phaedra for another month of tri chatter. And this month we’re moving through our Swim, Bike, and 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 →