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Races Revisited: Big D Half Marathon

In the week leading up to race day, I thought it would be fun to revisit some (okay, just two) old race recaps. I am not going to post the original links because they are blogs that are no longer in use or blogs I do not want made public to people who actually know me. 922 more words


Race Week

So clearly I have been slacking big time on my blog and one of my clients pointed that out to me (Thanks Maire) but anyways I have finally made it to RACE WEEK. 174 more words


Ironman Week (Mon-Thurs): Will the Race Go On?

Oh the rumors and speculation, the anxiety, the excitement, the preparation, the altitude acclimation, and the attempted relaxation. That’s Ironman week in Lake Tahoe.

IronLungs… 1,143 more words


Ironman Tahoe Race Week!

It’s Ironman Tahoe race week!! The last few weeks my training has been tapering off so that I will be as fit as I can be on Sunday. 430 more words


What To Do With All That Spare Time

Watching and reading posts in my Club’s Facebook group, and hearing comments and posts in other places prompted me to post the following, in the hope that it will drown out the voice of hysteria that seems to threaten to overtake all reasonable thought and action this week. 875 more words

Long Course

Fall Classic Marathon Training: Race Week

So, I ran a marathon yesterday. I’ll write a full race recap and race review (spoiler alert: it’s a great race) later this week, but in a nutshell … I ran yet another 3:13 (this makes three of them) and took second place. 231 more words


Ironman Wisconsin-Part 11: Final Thoughts

It was a wonderful day. It exceeded everything I had hoped for and dreamed about. It had become an obsession, and parts of me are happy that it is behind me. 430 more words