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It takes a village... that doesn't mean it is always easy!

If you are reading this, you are not alone! I hope your spouse is lucky enough to find a triathlete community where you are and you can commiserate and celebrate with other spectating significant others– if you aren’t there yet, fear not! 768 more words


The top 10 reasons to date a triathlete

While Jon and I were on vacation in Grand Haven, Michigan (our first true vacation together instead of traveling!), I came across an article titled “10 reasons you should never, ever date a triathlete…” on 220 Triathlon. 808 more words


The start line

Thanks you for joining me!

My name is Michelle. I initially thought of this blog several years ago when I found myself running around my own city, trying to spectate a half marathon for the first time. 387 more words


Opening Ceremony Part 2: The Spectator Experience

This must be what it’s like to enter the Stadium at a Super Bowl. The feeling that this event is special, and that you’re kind of privileged to be able to attend. 682 more words

Other Olympics

Answer Zero

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A little of life
Life offered
Myriad temptations 82 more words


Third person view

It was 4:30 AM, pitch black outside save the yellowish glow from the street lights. I cycled up the final bend before seeing the corner of the block my house was on, exhausted from the five odd hours I’d just spent playing volleyball. 457 more words

The Daily

Houston Marathon: a spectator's view

We drove to Houston on Saturday–not to run, but to support friends who were running the marathon. One was looking for redemption after a wrong turn at his… 1,183 more words