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Chicago Triathlon... Triple the Races, Triple the Fun!!

The Triple Challenge.

When there’s an option to make something that’s already difficult, more difficult, of course I’ll take it. I strive to challenge myself more and more everyday. 644 more words

Thousands Run, Bike And Swim Downtown For Chicago Triathlon

CHICAGO (CBS) — The lakefront downtown this morning was awash in wetsuits and spandex as an estimated seven thousand athletes participated in the Chicago Triathlon. … 220 more words


Triathlon Tips: Race Day Checklist

The big day is just around the corner… what Ballou Skies has been training for all summer: The 2015 Transamerica Chicago Triathlon! I’m scared, excited, nervous (of the cold, cold lake) and cannot WAIT to spend another great weekend with my friends and see how great our hard work pays off. 332 more words


Age Group Nationals: An unexpected AG silver medal!

3 weeks ago I raced 70.3 Racine and won my age group and placed 11th amateur. I was very happy with the end result but was not completely satisfied because I was not able to show my bike fitness. 1,560 more words


Why I Tri (For Ballou Skies)

Several years ago, my best friend and I decided when we worked out, we wouldn’t just go to the gym and run (because that’s boring) but it’d be more fun to do some mini-triathlon style workouts and throw in a bike ride and swim session. 664 more words



It has been way too long since I have posted, and I know it has been since my best friend who isn’t a triathlete commented about it! 740 more words


Say Yes

Four years ago, I was offered the opportunity of a lifetime: move to London to help start a new department for the global wing of my company. 845 more words

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