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I Am One of Those People

Before I started this journey, (and actually after, too) I used to see or hear about people who would get up at 4 and 5 am to run, bike, or participate in any other type of early morning exercise. My … 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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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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Fried Fishie

Tonight I had a major breakthrough in my swimming. Most people don’t know that as much as I love to swim, I have panic attacks in deep water. So I have to swim with my head above water or I … Continue reading

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Rocketchix Triathlon Series

For those of you who don’t know, Rocketchix puts on a series of triathlons for women only. I can’t wait to participate in this and I am excited that this will be my first triathlon experience. For more info about … Continue reading

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2011 World Ironman Championship

Today I watched a DVD of the 2011 World Ironman Championship. All I can say is wow! What an inspiring group of people. I cheered, I cried, I hoped, I was inspired. These people are amazing. I can’t get over … Continue reading

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