After the 70.3 I participated in on Sunday I’ve been getting the usual “How was your race?” question. It’s been a challenge to answer. There’s no simple “It was good, It was bad, It was hot, It was this, that, blah, blah, whatever” This race has a story. It’s the only way I can tell…… Continue reading a 70.3 with a Story
Since Capitol View Triathlon was my very first triathlon in 2011 it’s been one of those “can’t miss” races for me. I love it. I hate it. But I really, really love it. My pre-race things to know: I slogged through a tired 10 mile run on Wednesday morning, still fatigued from Lake Mills Triathlon…… Continue reading Capitol View Triathlon 2016
On Sunday morning while setting up transition, I got to catch up with my triathlon friends and say silly things like, “I’m so glad it’s not windy and cold like last year!” When the clock hit 7:00am as the novices went out, we watched a rain cloud across the lake blowing our way, the waves…… Continue reading Lake Mills Triathlon 2016
My training has been fun and adventurous this season, so far. Even my brutal long bike ride in 20-25mph wind on Saturday was enjoyable, minus those moments I was shouting curse words into the sky. Going into it I told myself those things you’re supposed to say, “This will make me stronger! This is character…… Continue reading Training, I enjoy it!