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Budgeting for Races Made Easy

I can break down how I budget my races into the following categories: Race fees, hotel costs, food, fuel, parking and a “whatever else.”

Six categories are pretty simple to work with. 306 more words

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2016 Ironman Lake Placid Race Report


I was 16 years old when Al Michaels celebrated with the rest of the United States with his famous words while we watched Team USA defeat the USSR in hockey in the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York.   6,110 more words

Do You Really Need to Join a Tri Club?

After the first season I started back, I looked into tri clubs. While many of them had a lot to offer, in reality it wasn’t plausible. 349 more words

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Ugly uniform for 7/26/16

 The ugly uniform for today are yhe Tri-City Valleycats Spongebob uniforms used for last night’s game. I wasn’t planning on using these uniforms for today, but when I opened up sportslogos.net today and saw these, I knew this had to make this blog. 49 more words


Don't Rely on the Current!

River races are extremely popular among bucket-listers and people whom are weak swimmers because they assume there will always be a current to carry them along. 197 more words

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There is no I in team.........literally!

As the messages pinged backwards and forwards between the group, arranging the regular Sunday morning ride, I turned my phone on silent and moped off to bed. 733 more words

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2016 IMLP Training – WEEK 30

WEEK 30 – July 18, 2016 – July 23, 2016
So here I am, the last week of training leading up to the big day, Ironman Lake Placid 2016!  684 more words