Monthly Archive: September 2009

Velowhat?

Velowhat?

I am whole heartedly in the throws of recovery. I have had a week completely off which allowed me to catch up on lots of loose ends. Very nice! Steve with Practical Coaching had...

Got Trakkers??

Got Trakkers??

So Trakkers is doing a beta test at the Denver Marathon this year. Have you been itching to test a unit and do you just happen do be racing the Denver 1/2 Marathon, or...

Run Rabbit Run 50 miler

Run Rabbit Run 50 miler

I’m not even going to explain how crazy it is that I signed up for the Run Rabbit Run 50 mile race. You all read my blog, you know where I’ve been. So, lets...

What else could I do…

What else could I do…

a 100 mile race is calling to me. Can you hear it? Oddly, it’s the Western States 100. I don’t know why that’s the one that I’m pining for, but it is. The lottery...

ITU World Age Group Olympic Distance Championships

ITU World Age Group Olympic Distance Championships

So, I got into this race via the USAT lotto. I was 10 seconds off a legitimate slot in 2008 at Nationals after they aged me up. It was such a blow and then...

Gold Coast in Photos

Gold Coast in Photos

My stay here in Gold Coast Australia to prepare and participate in the ITU World Triathlon Championships has been pretty epic thus far. I wanted to post a few photos for all of you...

Ironman Canada: The After

Ironman Canada: The After

I cross the finish line and immediately I have two finish line catchers on each side of me. They are the nicest people ever. Once I stopped crying, they introduced themselves and told me...

Ironman Canada: The Run

Ironman Canada: The Run

I enter into transition for the second time that day and someone immediately takes my bike. I blow my bike Scarlet a kiss as she heads back to her rack, most likely for a...

Ironman Canada: The Bike

Ironman Canada: The Bike

I’m on my bike, I’m clipped in, and I’m off. I see my mom looking desperately into the crowd as I ride right past her. I shout “Hi Helen”, so that she won’t stand...

Ironman Canada: The Swim

Ironman Canada: The Swim

The morning of Ironman Canada was pretty surreal. I was having pre-race nerves the night before, but I awoke to sheer excitement. Everything was ready to go so I headed out of the condo...

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