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Past, Present and Future

Reflections on my first tri and wondering what the future holds.  Here we go:

Crossing the Chicago Sprint Triathlon finish line was both exciting and a let down.   1,803 more words

Training

1 done, 2 sports to go

Part Two of My Triathlon Debut:

As I got out of the water I was a mix of emotions.  Part of me said it’s no big deal… I’ve actually swam 1/2 mile before so it’s not like swimming the distance was a big deal.   2,182 more words

I can sum up my feelings prior to the start of my first-ever tri in two words: irrational fear.

Are the three sports in a triathlon -1.  getting sick, 2. crying and 3. running away?  Because that’s what it felt like leading up to my first triathlon. 2,334 more words

Race Recap: Chicago Triathlon

Swimming in Lake Michigan. Cycling on Lake Shore Drive. Running through the museum campus and into the iconic skyline. The Chicago Triathlon was breathtaking. Figuratively and literally. 1,932 more words

RACE REPORT: TRANSAMERICA CHICAGO TRIATHLON

Our annual Chicago Triathlon creeped up on us this year, and it came and went in a flash! This was my first year volunteering at the Chi Tri AND we had a ton of newbies on our team, so it was a super fun year & race to hang around all day!   506 more words

Fitness

I didn't die

I know some of you are anxiously awaiting my Chicago Triathlon recap, but it will most likely take a few days to write it – so stay tuned. 133 more words

Driver Ignores Traffic Cones, Strikes Two Chicago Triathlon Cyclists

(STMW) — A driver ignored traffic cones on Lake Shore Drive Sunday morning and struck two bicyclists participating in the Chicago Triathlon on the North Side. 113 more words

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