Monthly Archive: September 2008

50K, no way, really?

50K, no way, really?

I signed up for a 50K trail race today. Yea, you heard me, 50K. Like for some reason a marathon isn’t enough, and a marathon on trails isn’t enough. No, let’s try on 31...

Family Goals

Family Goals

One huge thing Troy and I have changed this year in our marriage is to incorporate some “family goals”. As I got more and more into the athletic world where goals are rampant, we...

Post Portland Blues?

Post Portland Blues?

Usually, a week after a big race…that I did well in…I get the blues. It happened last year after Nationals, it happened this year after Alcatraz, and I was fully expecting for it to...

Ahh Hah’s from success.

Ahh Hah’s from success.

Michelle, Barry and I after a trip to Trader Joes. I had a few ahh hah moments this past weekend. One major one happened when we were all sitting in the hot tub after...

Results

Results

The quick and dirty. I swam my fanny off. 27:30, fastest swim EVAH! Mom told me I was 39th coming out of the water, so I knew to get into the top twenty I...

Portland Day 1

Portland Day 1

- Early AM flight with Michelle (PIC), guy with stinky breath next to me on plane who wanted to talk – Soduko during flight, I could really get addicted – Meet up with Noell...

National Championships

National Championships

Well, here they come. The National Championships for all us age groupers and pro’s that like the Olympic distance. I leave a week from Thursday and it’s getting down to the wire. Waves have...