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Bring it, Ironman

As I sit here in my pajamas sipping my Osmo Preload with only 11 hours to go until my first Ironman, I wanted to take a few moments to reflect on the year and what tomorrow truly means. I can honestly say that when I did my first triathlon in March 2013 I never expected it to… Continue reading Bring it, Ironman

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Ironman Week (Mon-Thurs): Will the Race Go On?

Oh the rumors and speculation, the anxiety, the excitement, the preparation, the altitude acclimation, and the attempted relaxation. That’s Ironman week in Lake Tahoe. IronLungs As I drove towards Tahoe on Monday the sky looked apocalyptic. It's a good thing I knew there was a wildfire starting to burn nearby, because otherwise I would've thought the world… Continue reading Ironman Week (Mon-Thurs): Will the Race Go On?

Ironman Lake Tahoe Training · Training

Week 37: Last Training Week in SF

It's hard to believe this is my final blog post about Ironman training. It's been an unbelievable, life-changing, challenging journey and I'm so ready to see my hard work pay off next Sunday. I'll do a couple more ad hoc posts this week leading up to race day, but in the meantime I just want… Continue reading Week 37: Last Training Week in SF