Monthly Archive: May 2010

Meeting Chuckie and Carlos

Meeting Chuckie and Carlos

I’ve been waiting 5 months for today. 5 months. Today I got to meet, for the first time, the notorious Chuckie V, coach to the stars, international blogging celebrity, world renowned long distance hiker....

Finding Peace

Finding Peace

Last Saturday night I was just about used up. I had ridden the bike course and driven it twice. I had run all sections of the run course, biked it, and driven it several...

Solo

Solo

This weekend was the conclusion of the two most solid weeks of training in my life. And pretty much every darn bit of it was done…solo. I traveled to Coeur d’Alene Idaho this weekend...

Work Ethic

Work Ethic

I have always felt that I am one of those people in the world that has to work 10 times harder for everything I hope to achieve. Troy and I both feel that way...

King of the Mountain

King of the Mountain

Okay, I’ve had one rest day, let’s get this party started. Today was so totally AWESOME! But before the awesomeness can start I had to focus! I had a swim and a run to...

Quite Content

Quite Content

Sunday, the final day of a super EPIC week. I have trained harder this week than I can remember training in a single week last year, although I think I did hit some bigger...

California Dreaming

California Dreaming

The day after the race I woke to thoughts of the bike course from Rev3. It was such a sweet route. I opened my sleepy eyes and said, Troy, I’m going to go ride...