What a great event! I am so glad that we did this, it was just the confidence boost I needed before the Boise HIM. The Swim: The water temperature was perfect, the water was calm and it was a wave start (so it was only women in the Sprint Triathlon, starting at once), and I felt confident that it would go well. Everyone started, I … Continue reading Troika Triathlon
National Running Day is coming up on June 3rd. A fellow Sweat Pink Ambassador Jonesin’ for a run is hosting a blog link up, with everyone answering the following questions, thought it sounded fun! 1. Why do you run? Well, I’ve blogged about this before, a few times. I’ve had different reasons off and on, but primarily, I run because it keeps me (somewhat) sane. 2. … Continue reading National Running Day (and link-up!)
The two weeks since being home from Disneyland have been tough. This cold has really taken a toll on me (and my baby girls). Today, finally, I’m feeling human again. I’m still trying to kick this lingering cough, but my body feels back to normal and I finally have energy again. Took my bike out for a 30 mile ride this morning, and it felt … Continue reading 3 Weeks Out – Boise Ironman 70.3
Ive been under the weather… Trying to kick a chest cold. Today was a lot of tea, lemon water, cough drops, and chloraseptic spray. But I did manage a nice long 1 mile swim and an hour on the bike. Ironman keeps creeping in closer, I have no time for a cold. But honestly, all I want to do is nap…….. Continue reading This damn cold…
What a weekend, great long bike ride in the pouring rain, a good run this morning and another terrific open water swim this afternoon. Tomorrow we are 4 weeks out from the Boise 70.3 Ironman, and I think we are getting super close. The harder the training, the better my nerves are. Continue reading Boise 70.3, 4 weeks out!
It’s getting so close, getting so real. My sister posted this today on her FB. I love this. It’s so true. Continue reading 5 Weeks Out – Ironman 70.3 Boise – AAGGHHHH!!
Wow. What an incredible experience. Although, I ended up with a nasty stomach bug, therefore wasn’t hydrated at all, this was an amazing race. No where near a PR, but with 6 pit stops, I was just happy with a finish. Gear/Fuel -My original Ogio Ambassador backpack –Honey Stinger Waffle (prior to the race) –Honey Stinger Gel (halfway) –Mizuno Wave Rider 18s –Mizuno Featherweight 3/4 tights -Drymax Hyper … Continue reading Disneyland Tinkerbell Half Marathon
I can’t explain how amazing these races are. They are so well organized, so fun, and truly just an incredible experience. The 10k was just as incredible as the 5k! And the race swag, just keeps getting better. Continue reading Tinkerbell 10k