Category Archives: Ironman Tahoe

{Window Wednesday} A Year Ago

It has been almost a year since I didn’t complete my journey to the finish of Ironman Lake Tahoe.  I keep getting reminders from my nifty Time Hop app and various other places.  Luckily, I can look back on that … Continue reading

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The Lead In {Ironman Lake Tahoe}

I think that now that I have about two weeks between myself and my first DNF (did not finish), that I am finally ready to talk about it publicly.  So, let’s go with my pre-race report for Ironman Lake Tahoe. … Continue reading

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{12} Days

What do you do when there are twelve days left. I swam.  2100 yards….. feels like nothing.  But I guess that’s how it’s supposed to feel. I bought soccer clothes, shin guards and cleats for Little Boy Blue. Am I … Continue reading

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{13} Days

Thirteen short days until I attempt to finish a beast of a race in seventeen hours or less. Thirteen more sleeps to be haunted by the what ifs. It’s frightening if you think about it too much. So rather than … Continue reading

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The End of the Last {Big Push}

Last weekend was the completion of my last long ride and the last big push towards Ironman.  I think in total we covered somewhere around 108 miles.  It was supposed to be 112, but we took a wrong turn made … Continue reading

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{Almost Wordless Wednesday} IMLT

Bib numbers are out. So I guess that means this is real… Gulp.

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{Two Things Tuesday} Maine edition part 2

1) I don’t have all of the pictures yet so I’m not ready to write a full race report for Rev3 OOB 70.3. But, I can tell you that even though the swim course measured long and the water was … Continue reading

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