Category Archives: Peak Training

{Peaking} into the Down Slide

Happy Monday morning friends.  I’m incredibly relieved and relaxed this Monday because it’s a rest day and after training in Lake Placid all weekend long, I physically and mentally am ready for a rest day.  So, since I’m resting, rather than … Continue reading

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{Two Things Tuesday} Peak Week

1) The Athlete Guide for Ironman Lake Placid 2014 is OUT. For those of you who do not know what this means, let me tell you.  This indicates that the event is right around the corner.  I’m not going to … 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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Peak Training {Week 1}

Well, as I had mentioned before, peak training is officially here. Last week consisted of approximately 157 miles worth of training. I feel just like this duck. Along for the ride… The party started on Friday night after work with … Continue reading

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{47} Days

Pre-race jitters for the little one. Similar to how I feel as we have entered peak IM training. So yeah peak Ironman training has arrived. This week starts the last big push before taper starts in September. To say I’m … Continue reading

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