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

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

Bicycling, ironman, Outdoors, Running, Triathlon, Uncategorized

Get Inspired, Get Outdoors

Here is a quick review of what I've been up to the last month! I didn't take the time each week to share with you the friendships in cultivating, but that's because I'm so busy with them!  I want to inspire and help people to grow in whatever outdoor activity it is that they love… Continue reading Get Inspired, Get Outdoors

Boston marathon, Running, Uncategorized

Boston

A Revived City Tom and I are waiting in Charlotte to board our plane.  You can't help but notice the fit bodies dawning the brightly colored Garmins and Boston Athletic Association swag. It's then you realized you're in good company.  We find our seats and as we watch people walk by we see one lady… Continue reading Boston

Bicycling, Mountain biking, Running, Uncategorized

Teams

This past weekend was one of teams. I spent Saturday with a few members of my triathlon club on a mountain bike relay team. We raced Dawn to Dusk. ┬áThe weather can be summed up in two words. Suffer Fest. It was cold and rainy, which is not an average day for any Arizona native.… Continue reading Teams