Monthly Archives: March 2011

Perception or Reality?

People keep saying that I must be tired.  People keep saying that I’m overtraining.  People keep saying that my IMC goal is unachievable and overly ambitious. What is it with naysayers (yep, I was surprised to learn that is in fact a word)?  … Continue reading

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Weekly Recap Mar 14 – 20

That was a big week! I wasn’t sure that I’d be able to get all of the workouts in this week, but somehow I managed to hit all of the time and distance targets for the week – except for … Continue reading

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Weekly Recap Mar 7 – 13

I shared some of my training targets with experienced Ironman veterans at the pool recently and they unanimously agreed that my training goals were ambitious.  I listened to what they had to say, made a couple changes to my long-term plan, but … Continue reading

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Clydesdale and Donkey

What a great time today!! For the second year in a row, Joel and I did the Dirty Duo as a relay.  The race starts with a 25km trail run up and down Mount Seymour followed by a 30km mountain bike along … Continue reading

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Weekly Recap Feb 28 – Mar 6

Very happy with the week’s training. I biked 120km Saturday which was the longest bike of the year so far.  The ride felt great, but I could feel it in the legs during the race today – my first triathlon!!  I was … Continue reading

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Weekly Recap Feb 21 – 27

It was a short week of triathlon specific training, but I felt great with the work that I did put in. Some struggle to take time away from tri-specific training, but I realize that I’m not training to win an Ironman and I’m … Continue reading

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