Category Archives: Ironman Lake Placid

A {Hiatus} of Sorts!

What the heck happens when you’re on a hiatus for this long? What does happen? I wish I could tell you in a really succinct way why I’ve been absent for this long. I always think about the blog and … Continue reading

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2014 – A Quick Review

Well friends, it looks as though the book is closed on 2014.  And what a year it has been.  I have had some really high moments over the course of the past year.  I finished my first Ironman and all. … Continue reading

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{IMLP} The Run

Here we go with the last leg of Ironman Lake Placid.  So! After completing my 112 mile bike ride over some “hills,” I rode my bike into transition and graciously offered her up to a lovely volunteer who re-racked her … Continue reading

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{IMLP} The Bike

I’m back to continue the telling of my journey through Ironman Lake Placid.  We left off having been pulled out of the swim due to lightning.  I was talking to some friends this weekend and as it turns out the … Continue reading

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{IMLP} The Swim

Ok, so let’s pick up right where we left off shall we?  Race day started with a 3:15 AM alarm.  There were three of us in the house who were racing.  We had determined that time as the appropriate time … Continue reading

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{IMLP} The Lead In!

Now that Ironman is over, I’m ready to recap it so that I can write about the amazing experiences I had and share the story with all of you.  I am not sure how to put everything that happened into … Continue reading

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{Two Things Tuesday} It’s Done

1) I will have a full race report to come, but as I unpack from a week in Lake Placid, I can report that I did it. I finished Ironman Lake Placid. We experienced amazingly ridiculous weather but we persevered … Continue reading

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