Bicycling, racing

El Tour de Mesa race report

El Tour de Mesa It had been almost 5 years since my first road bike race. It was El Tour de Tucson in 2015. I raced with my cousin Phil in honor of my late uncle. The race had been shortened to 56 miles and I crossed thefinishing after 4hours. Despite the rain in 2015… Continue reading El Tour de Mesa race report

Advertisements
Triathlon

Quality characteristics

Here are some characteristics often used to describe an athlete: Drive. Discipline. Competitiveness. Self-confidence. Focus. Commitment. Raw talent. One characteristic I've found myself in need of as an athlete is vulnerability.   I started back in the pool this week working with my coach.  Swimming is a finely tuned sport that if you don't use… Continue reading Quality characteristics

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, Triathlon, Uncategorized

Race report

The anticipated race report from the Lifetime Tempe Tri this weekend! The morning started out with nerves. It had been since June 11th that I had last raced in a Tri. I was most anxious about the swim since I'd only done one open water swim since the race, and I wouldn't be allowed to… Continue reading Race report

Triathlon

  PR’s and Leaderboards

Yesterday's outdoor adventure focuses on three main events.  Swimming, biking, and running.  If you know me then you know that I can't just stick to one thing.  I'm constantly searching for something new to do and something big to try. Triathlons are great for me because I get to dabble in three events yet compete… Continue reading   PR’s and Leaderboards