Author: Sonja Wieck

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Kona 2014 The Run

Into the T2 tent I had like 5 volunteer ladies around me. I was laughing in there with them, I think it kinda surprised them. I was in a great place, all was good....

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2014 Kona The Bike

The day before the race I told someone, maybe Ciaran?, that it was going to be a windy day. I hadn’t looked at the forecast or anything, but I just knew. About one mile...

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2014 Kona The Swim

After a deep full nights sleep (I know, crazy right) my first thought when I woke on race day was “TODAY IS A NEW DAY!” and I went pee and packed my bags, made...

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2014 Kona Prelude #2

Troy and Annie flew into San Jose Monday night of race week and the reunion was so sweet. Seeing them just filled me with joy and I was excited to head to Kona the...

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2014 Kona Prelude #1

So before I get to the full blown race report, which is all written by the way, I thought a catch up might be in order. It’s pretty obvious by the date of my...

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Stars

This last Saturday…well yesterday, I helped Erich during the Leadville 100 by pacing him from mile 50 to 72.5. Some might ask what pacing is? In fact, when I joined Erich at mile 50,...

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We got Rescued!

Note: Not a triathlon post, but a post that made me cry to write.  I’ve been pining for a dog for about 6 months now. I had fallen in love with a few Italian...

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Selfish, such a dirty word.

“It’s time to be selfish” Ahhhhhh, these words. It’s the 14 week to go mark and I’ve heard these words, spoken these words, read these words. And yet, I cringe every time. I hate...