Ambassador, Bicycling, ironman, Triathlon

Thoughts with 10 days left

Current #mugmood:  I'm 10 days from Ironman Santa Rosa. Ahhh I'm looking forward to race day and a weekend in wine country.  My thoughts are all over the place and the race day dreams and "nightmares" have begun.  Last night I dreamt that I was late to packet pick up as they were closing down.… Continue reading Thoughts with 10 days left

ironman, Triathlon

I falter

This morning I missed my swim. Actually, I've missed many of my swims.  My bike was cut short, due to weather.  Due to weather... due to weather or due to me?  I keep asking myself: are my shortcomings something outside of my control or am I controlling my shortcomings? I contemplated my shortcomings and then… Continue reading I falter

ironman, Running, Triathlon, Uncategorized

Reflection

It's a quiet morning. Brisk enough to wear a couple layers soon to be shed. There is enough moonlight and streetlight that I don't need my headlight, but have it anyways. I'm apprehensive to start this run. It is my first one post Ironman...on my own. I start my watch as my foot hits the… Continue reading Reflection

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

Bicycling, ironman, Running, Triathlon, Uncategorized

10 days till #Ironmaria

Current #mugmood (Sweet awesome mug from Jade and Dave, to be used post ironman!) It's starting to settle in. Just under a year ago I made the decision to train for an ironman. I'm 10 days from a very long day. Here's a few things I learned along the way: 1) If you make others… Continue reading 10 days till #Ironmaria