Monthly Archives: January 2013

Loss and grieving

I hit a milestone in training this week. I completely burnt out my trainer. I really can’t take full credit for this, since it was a hand-me-down from some friends who I think received it as a hand-me-down from some … Continue reading

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Facilitating stalking

I have posted my race schedule for 2013 to make it easier for anyone who might want to spectate, race with me, stalk me, or just find out what I’m working toward. I am pretty excited about this year as … Continue reading

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Kicking it at the pool

I’ve always held the view that if there’s something you hate in training, it’s probably because you’re not good at it and therefore need to do it more to get better. That’s the way it was for me with kicking … Continue reading

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Secret locker room

I work out at Illinois State’s Student Fitness Center (SFC). It’s a great facility with a pool, 1/8 mile track, plenty of cardio and weight equipment, and even a climbing wall. My only gripe with the SFC is that the … Continue reading

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