Outdoors, Triathlon

Current Mugmood

My Current #mugmood is excitement for the Banff Film Festival, hence the Banff mug!  I was introduced to this awesome event two years ago in Tucson.  I'm happy to report it's now in my city!  It's a menagerie of outdoor inspired films, that get individuals motivated to get outdoors and reach for their dreams. I… Continue reading Current Mugmood

Bicycling, Boston marathon, Coffee Outside, Half ironman, HIking, ironman, Mountain biking, november project, Outdoors, Running, Trail Running, Triathlon

525,600 minutes

525,600 Minutes - How do you measure a year in the life?

Bicycling, ironman, Outdoors, Running, Triathlon, Uncategorized

Ironman Race Report

Ironman Race Report I started my morning before my alarm even went off. I hopped out of bed to put in my contacts, left then right. Out of my right eye I couldn't see clearly. It's happened to me before so I knew not to freak out. I had two contacts... it was going to be… Continue reading Ironman Race Report

ironman, Outdoors, Running, Triathlon, Uncategorized

Quitting

Today I had a moment of quitting. I started my run at 5 am, alone.  I wasn't happy with my pace. I was tired and my muscles were sore. I thought to myself, "I would be so much happier if I was sleeping in or hiking instead." I did a 3 mile loop around Tempe… Continue reading Quitting

HIking, ironman, Mountain biking, Outdoors, Triathlon, Uncategorized

Life begins after Ironman

I'm living life day by day training for a finish line. But what begins after that finish? Where does my life take me?  How does life begin? This weekend I was reminded of a girl I used to be (and hope that I still am). I was reminded of the joy I get from being… Continue reading Life begins after Ironman