Monthly Archives: July 2011

Race against the sun

Marathon training has finally started to get real again. During the week I have two shorter runs, in addition to a medium run, and then I run longer distances on the weekend. Last week the schedule was 3,8, and 4 … Continue reading

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Olympic Distance: Evergreen Triathlon

Yesterday was my first shot at the Olympic/international distance (1.5K swim, 40K bike, 10K run) at the Evergreen Triathlon. Despite predictions that the temperature was going to be akin to the surface of the sun, and several ominous warnings about … Continue reading

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Spandex is unforgiving

Fourth of July is hands down my second favorite holiday, following closely behind Halloween. Brats, burgers, potato salad, more brats, booze, and small explosives illegal in one state, but legal in the next. Is there a better way to celebrate … Continue reading

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