Monthly Archives: June 2013

Hits 70.3 {Race Report}

Yesterday was my second ever 70.3 or Half Ironman.  For some crazy reasons, including tough training for Tahoe and cost ($75, can you say cheap), I chose to register for this Half Iron several months ago.  I have been dreading … Continue reading

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This I Have Learned {This Week}

My brain is sort of a jumble today.  I think it’s a lack of sleep and the looming uphill climb of Saturday’s 70.3.  So! In lieu of something profound, I’ll just share with you the things I know and the … Continue reading

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{Window Wednesday} A Big Hill…

I have a big hill to climb on Saturday.  And I can always tell when I have a difficult race coming up.  It starts disrupting my sleep.   The lead hill is four miles and it’s a category 2… translation … Continue reading

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{Two Things Tuesday} Cycling Safely & Reignited

1 – Obviously training for a long distance triathlon requires a good deal of time spent biking since it’s the longest leg of the race.  One hundred and twelve miles to be exact.  For me, spending more time on the … Continue reading

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Iron {Crazies}

Well here’s the story of my Iron Crazies.  I followed up my day yesterday, with my first trip out to the Bethlehem Triathlon Club (BTC) for the season.  I had been our to Warners Lake once last summer as a guest. … Continue reading

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Feeling {Meh}

Remind me that this will all be worth it.  In fact, don’t remind me, I know.  If When Mike Reilly says “Sarah Fisk, You are an IRONMAN” all of this will be worth it.  But today, right now, oh man… … Continue reading

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Sport 4 {Nutrition}

So my next big challenge in Ironman Training is nutrition.   Many people say that it’s the fourth part of a triathlon.  I think that they may be on to something as this becomes more and more clear to me … Continue reading

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