Monthly Archive: April 2008

Saint Anthony’s Triathlon

Saint Anthony’s Triathlon

Arriving in Tampa after an uneventful flight was quite the shock. It was warm, damp and totally beachy. By the time we got to our cottage it was nearly midnight. We were staying in...

Still Here, Home Soon

Still Here, Home Soon

We are all packed up and ready to head home early tomorrow morning. We had a great day here today visiting the Salvador Dali museum, Sunken Gardens, seeing a movie with Michael and Michelle,...

Quicky Results

Quicky Results

Posting from Troy’s blackberry: Swim: 29:14 T1: 1:38 Bike: 1:09:37 T2: 1:44 Run: 44:15 Total: 2:26:27 2nd place in 25 to 29! Go Sonja!!!

We are Off

We are Off

Annie is with grandma. I totally lost it. She was crying, I started crying. This is hard! Troy was fine. We are headed to the airport now! My mom said that she would post...

Down to the Wire

Down to the Wire

I’m officially in “Ahhh, I have less that 24 hours before I leave and so much to do” mode. I would feel 100% better if I hadn’t arranged to have the carpets cleaned while...

Happy Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day! I hope you are doing something friendly for our land today. Today is a great day to put some thought towards your current lifestyle. Do you do some things that you...

Mental Monday (13): Race Visualization

Mental Monday (13): Race Visualization

When you are pre-recorded for success… just press PLAY. – Fast Forward Sports I always include in my pre-race routine a race visualization. I think a lot of people leave this out because it...

Strides for Epilepsy Race Report

Strides for Epilepsy Race Report

I didn’t plan on racing today. Nope, nada. After asking Steve what I should do instead of my planned bike for today (bike out of commission for awhile) he said if I wanted I...

A Bike Accident

A Bike Accident

We drove into the garage with the bikes on top of the car today. Troy’s bike is totaled, he cracked and bent (read: mangled) his frame. My fork was broken off, but the frame...