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When you see progress.

On this journey the athlete that has hidden under my self induced coma has slept dormant. It is now awakening.

I am not a person who records everything down, my mileage, distances or nutrition. 342 more words

Triathlon

Training Week #10 (Triathlon Base Training/Marathon Peak Training)

When I signed up for this 30 week training plan, I knew that there were some non-triathlon events that would affect my training. There would be some weeks where I would not be able to complete the workouts. 400 more words

Ironman

Treading Water

And i’m tired
And i tried
So very hard
to keep it going
to keep it pure
to keep the truth
flowing
from my every pore… 219 more words

Poem

Bunny Rabbits and Butterflies

Should I be getting butterflies this early? Actually I am not yet, but I know I will sometime this week. It happens every time. A few days before a race, my stomach starts to spin. 365 more words

Challenges

One Month!

It has been just over one month since I arrived in Germany. I still don’t have my residency permit, but I’ve still got two more months until my allotted three months without a visa are up, so… 774 more words

It's all about the Hippocratic Oath: Primum non nocere...

After discovering that I had actually caused myself a stress fracture by over doing the exercise, probably for the large part of my 28 years of existence, but amplified from Jan 2013 – May 2013, I figured it was time to refocus. 1,265 more words