Tagged with race

6.1.14… “I’m training”

Training, for what, exactly? I talk a lot in my blog posts about training – training for upcoming races, developing training plans, throwing training plans out the window…but I don’t feel disciplined about it at all.The reality is, I have a lot of races that I want to do, that are all very different, and … Continue reading

Monday April 14 – Sunday April 20: Weekly Wrap-Up

Weekly Swim: 6,600 yards Weekly Bike: 7-ish miles Weekly Run: 9.3 miles Total Distance Swim: 559,892 yards (318.1 miles) Yardage Complete Towards 2,000,000: 29% This week was another week of being “off” – we had a group in for new hire training Wednesday through Friday, so I didn’t get in to the gym any of … Continue reading

March 31 – April 6, 2014: Weekend Round-Up

Well, this was definitely a successful weekend, and a (mostly) successful work week! Here’s what made it a successful week: No mental breakdowns at work, or after work Successful inspection of our pending new home Found and purchased the perfect wedding dress (without any tears!) Three of the five work days included at least one … Continue reading

3.16.14 Indoor Triathlon!

Dylan and I did our indoor triathlon today. For both of us, it was our first time doing an indoor triathlon – it was Dylan’s first EVER, and my third triathlon that I’ve done. The YWCA of Minneapolis hosted the event, and provided three different lengths: Mini-Sprint: 400-yard swim/8-mile bike/1-mile run Sprint: 500-yard swim/10-mile bike/2-mile … Continue reading

Triathlons and Races

Last night, I went over to the boyfriend’s house to play card games with his roommate. I ended up staying way later than I had originally planned, and slept in and skipped master’s practice. I still went in and swam this morning, but didn’t hop in until 8:00…which meant I didn’t start working until 10. … Continue reading