Monthly Archive: August 2008

Checking Out

Checking Out

Troy, Annie and I are heading up to the cabin for a few days to check out of the world. I’m feeling the need to get in some solid training, just me, and my...

Silence

Silence

Quiet Blog. I bet you have been checking in, waiting for a post. I’m sorry. I’ve been thinking about you all, just wondering what to say to you. It seems to be “that time”...

Some Wild West Relay Photos

Some Wild West Relay Photos

Here we are at the starting line. L to R: Jill, Tim, Susan, Chris, Me, Steve. We look so clean, and fresh, and rested. Steve running, Susan handed water, Jill is there to retrieve...

Masters Ooh La La

Masters Ooh La La

For the past couple months I have been without a swimming home. I left Greenwood where I was swimming in hopes of finding a masters program where I had multiple people in my lane....

The Women in my Life

The Women in my Life

I have been so lucky to have lots of wonderful active women to train with the last several years. An important sub group have been my close mom friends that I bike with. We...

Annual 5K on the track

Annual 5K on the track

Every year Phidippides Track Club has one night where we do an all out 5K on the track. It’s an exact 5K since the track don’t lie. Afterwards we get together for a potluck...

Speed Hurts

Speed Hurts

So I get an email from USAT today. “Six weeks. Six weeks? Yep, it’s the final six weeks of training for the biggest race of your life. The top 16 places in each age...

Some Perspective

Some Perspective

Troy and I headed out to Boulder this morning to watch and cheer those we knew that were competing in the Boulder 5430 Long Course. Apparently we just can’t get enough of triathlon b/c...

Adventures of Potty Training

Adventures of Potty Training

This is my most favorite picture of Annie recently. She is at Steve and Kristin’s house, in their backyard river. Annie has been such a rock star recently. We endeavored to start the potty...

Accept…Move On

Accept…Move On

Some of my triathlon peeps and I went to dinner this evening and we were talking a little bit about weight loss. I got to thinking this evening and realized that I have maintained...