Easing back into it

Easing back into it
Oh hi! Did you think you were rid of me now that Vineman is over? Well I have some bad news for you, silly rabbit! :D Um, I know the tagline says “Girl on a mission to take on a half ironman”, but since I’m set on chasing my full iron dreams, you’re stuck with ...

Vineman 70.3 race recap 1

Vineman 70.3 race recap
I did it! 70.3 conquered :) My mind is still a blur from all the events of the last 40 hours, but I’ll try to string together a coherent story for y’all. So we stayed at home on Friday night, and I whipped up a super carby dinner :) Mentaiko pasta with a side of ...

My first triathlon, and looking ahead

My first triathlon, and looking ahead
4 days till Vineman 70.3 Be still my beating heart. Since this blog is dedicated to my training for a 70.3, I thought it would be fun to take a look back at my very first triathlon, and see how far I’ve come. Since it occurred before this blog’s days, this will be a pseudo ...

Cramming for finals

Cramming for finals
7 days till Vineman 70.3 Quick recap of the week: Monday – pool buoy swim session. Forgot how much fun it is, and just grateful to mix it up Tuesday – 3 mile outdoor run (completely flat). Wednesday – Another pool session Thursday – 16 mile bike ride with Norm through Marin Headlands (that guy ...