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Hi Sweaty Athlete

I am back! After a two month hiatus due to health problems (which I will discuss in a later post), I am back in the training groove. Tonight’s training plan consisted of 4×400 intervals to work on speed but due … Continue reading

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Conjunction Junction

What’s your function? Anyone remember that from Saturday mornings? I have been reading alot of blog posts lately regarding nutrition. This prompted me to take a look at my own diet and how far I have come. I haven’t really … Continue reading

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New Bike

I have the bug. The triathlon bug. With little no time for training lately, all I can think about is registering for another triathlon. I have been putting in 13 hour days at work and dealing with stressful client situations. … Continue reading

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Trying Triathlon Finish

Whew! I finally have a few minutes to write about my first triathlon experience. I did it! It was by the hardest, but I crossed the finish line. I had issues on every leg of the triathlon. And, as you … Continue reading

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First Triathlon

My first triathlon is tomorrow morning. I packed my gear last night and wow! I did not realize how much stuff gear I need to bring. Run. Bike. Swim. I don’t have a tri bag, so I am thinking a … Continue reading

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The Athletic Community

Today I am very grateful for the support that I have received and continue to receive from family, friends and people in the “interwebs.” ¬†For those of you playing along, I will give you a short summary of my athletic … Continue reading

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Pickled Fish

This morning I swam 1,300 yards. Who knew I could swim that distance? My swim lessons are paying off. Yes, I rock. At least in my own mind. Until tonight, when I had a stressful day week and declared tonight … Continue reading

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Running on Empty

This morning I just didn’t have it in me. Then I realized, I literally didn’t have it in me. You see, I didn’t eat breakfast. All I had was a cup of coffee and this morning’s run ended up a … Continue reading

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Seize the Day 5k

Yesterday, my better half and I, along with several of our co-workers, participated in the Seize the Day 5k to raise money for children suffering with epilepsy. What a great name for a run! We really had a great time … Continue reading

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Vitamin C

This week I have been fighting off a cold and have been consuming massive amounts of vitamin C. Just when I thought I had kicked it, it came back with a vengeance yesterday. Can you say sandpaper throat? So, needless … Continue reading

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