IMAZ Week 3/4: A great week, a crap week, and an accident

IMAZ Week 3/4: A great week, a crap week, and an accident
Um..I guess 2 weeks of regular updates was all I could manage. Training is getting serious!! A lot has happened in the last 2 weeks, but I’ll try not to go overboard here. Swim Something amazing happened to me at the pool 2 weeks ago. I was finishing up my solo “masters” swim at the ...

IMAZ Week 2: IMLT 70.3 preview week 2

IMAZ Week 2: IMLT 70.3 preview week
It’s been a crazy, crazy week. So on my way to IMAZ, I’m gonna pick up some extra bling at Lake Tahoe 70.3. The course is practically in my backyard, and just in case I want to sign up for the full ever (1% chance is still a chance!), this will be a great opportunity ...

IMAZ Week 1: Don’t forget the sunblock

IMAZ Week 1: Don't forget the sunblock
Holy moly IMAZ week 1! This is happening!! *dun dun duuuun* It’s been a long year of training for various races, but I feel like this is the only block that truly matters. Everything else up till this point was more just getting used to my coach’s style, seeing if his influence improves my performance ...

Marin Century, and my last weekend off

Marin Century, and my last weekend off
Time flies when you’re having fun! The last 2 weeks have been chock full of activity, so let’s get straight to the recap. The last few weekends of long rides was all to build up for the Marin Century, aka Laura’s first full century ever! To be honest, I was a bit nervous about it ...