2017 by the numbers


142,040 yards swam
2462.85 miles biked
900.31 miles ran
426 highest bike miles in the month of August
98.9 highest run miles in the month of October
22,568 highest swim yards in the month of August

12 races
4 Half marathons:  Parkinson’s Half, Reedsburg Vetfest, Bloop, Madison Mini
1 Full marathon: Madison Marathon
1 Short distance triathlon: Adrenaline Triathlon
2 Half iron distance triathlons:  Ironman 70.3 Wisconsin, Door County Tri
4th full Ironman Wisconsin finish
2 Multisport Miscellaneous:  Powder Keg Snowshoe/Fat bike, Share the Road Duathlon
3 Age Group awards

Just like every other year, I earned some bling in 2017….


I had a great year and have something to be proud of from each of these finisher medals! There are even three age group awards in the mix!

Some favorite race photos…

 UntitledBroke two at Parkinson’s Half Marathon for the first time since 2012.

18076858_10155134771590119_5247709206951920844_o I finally got to stand on a box, but they only celebrated the overall winners on a box at Share the Road Duathlon. I came in third in my age group.

UntitledThis is what I look like when I come in first in my age group. Olympic distance at Adrenaline Triathlon.

imwi17d Middle miles of Ironman Wisconsin, still daylight, roaring crowds.

Untitled“Joy pace, joy pace, joy pace” – my Madison Marathon mantra bringing me to my 18th full marathon finish in 4:37.



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