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My $300 Swim. The Ironman Madison 70.3......er, 1.25 Race Report

I am officially notorious for bringing rain and lightning storms to the triathlons I race. I thought it was a fluke the first….then, the second…..and we are now on the 4th or 5th rain storm of triathlon. 2,070 more words

Outlaw Half - 20/05/2018

The Outlaw Half, is a middle distance triathlon/ half Ironman distance in Nottingham. For me, the Outlaw Half is a race in preparation for a race – later this Summer I’m racing the full Ironman distance in… 1,453 more words


IM70.3 Madison Tri Training Day. Urine Control—I Mean You’re In Control (no I didn’t. I meant urine)

I missed out on a couple SOAS teammates riding the Madison 70.3 course a couple weeks ago due to schedule conflicts. I was starting to freak out that I hadn’t ridden the course yet after hearing how technical and hilly it was. 2,570 more words

I cannot cut it, for now

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For someone like me who loves running, cycling, and has found some joy in swimming—not much, but some!—it kind of stands to reason trying your hand at triathlon. 617 more words


Race Report: IronMan Gulf Coast 70.3

I signed up for this race sitting at Vietnamese with Suzanne and Fe.  I may have held them hostage at that table until I hit the confirm button.  4,398 more words

A long overdue update

It has been over a month since I have updated my blog, and looking back at what I wrote it is interesting to see how much I was struggling to motivate myself at the time. 714 more words


Why I am Running for Charity!

As I sit here to write this post, I am already getting choked up thinking about these incredible women!

I started my endurance sports career in 2007 finishing the Long Beach Triathlon. 312 more words