Monthly Archives: September 2013

Steve on steroids

I never thought the day would arrive when I would become a user–but it finally arrived last Thursday. Immediately after crossing the finish line at IRONMAN Wisconsin my left foot began to hurt. My reaction: Who cares? The race was … Continue reading

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IRONMAN Wisconsin part 4: Cruelty and ecstasy

In this four-part series I recap one of the biggest days of my life, my first full IRONMAN! In this entry I cover the run and finish. Continue reading

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IRONMAN Wisconsin part 3: The bitter lollipop

In this four-part series I recap one of the biggest days of my life, my first full IRONMAN! In this entry I cover the bike and transition 2. Continue reading

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IRONMAN Wisconsin part 2: Chaos in the water

In this four-part series I recap one of the biggest days of my life, my first full IRONMAN! In this entry I cover the swim and transition 1. Continue reading

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IRONMAN Wisconsin part 1: A somber beginning

In this four-part series I recap one of the biggest days of my life, my first full IRONMAN! In this entry I cover the hours leading up to the start of the race. Continue reading

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20 things to look forward to

On the way to Madison, my girlfriend and fellow Ironman triathlete, Rachel Matyasse, and I decided to play a game and take turns naming things we were looking forward to after Ironman. So without further ado: our list of things … Continue reading

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