Big Kahuna preview

Big Kahuna preview
aka, How to ride into a wind tunnel. Oh dear Lord it was tough. But first, the usual rundown! Hmm didn’t spend nearly as much time out there this week, but got in almost just as many miles. Good or bad? Monday: 30 minutes on the elliptical, followed by 1500 pool buoy yards. My legs ...

Half iron training weekend

Half iron training weekend
Oh don’t worry, I didn’t actually do a race this weekend. I wouldn’t do that without telling y’all first! But I did get some solid training in, methinks. Here’s a summary of how my week went, courtesy of DailyMile. I saw other bloggers using it and wanted to join the cool kids club. Also interesting ...

Upstate adventures (in pictures)

Upstate adventures (in pictures)
Howdy! It’s been a while. My brain is pretty fried right now, so I’m just gonna do a quick update in mostly pictures. Last weekend, Norm and I went to upstate New York for his friends’ wedding. Red eye flight on Friday night –> 4:30am arrival in Newark, NJ –> 8:30am flight to Ithaca, NY. ...

Marin Century, and Castle Rock adventures

Marin Century, and Castle Rock adventures
I know, I’ve been slacking with the blog lately. My bad! I started pushing all my blogging time to the weekend, which happens to coincide with the bulk of my training so often this gets put on the backburner in favor of some extra sleep time.. Anyhow! I wanted to tell you all about my ...

Weekend of slips

Weekend of slips
..of the scheduling kind. But I’ll get to that in a second. Quick recap of the previous week! As I mentioned, I’m pushing myself to stay in training mode for Big Kahuna, as well as Nike Women’s Marathon in the distance, but it has not been an easy task. Monday I already mentioned in my ...