My personal race report and/or review of an event I participated in.

How did your race go?

“How did your race go?”  This is the first question I always get when I finish an event.  It’s understandable; training for an event pretty much consumes my life, especially a half-iron distance.  My friends see constant posts on social media of my training; my family wonders where I’m at most of the day.  So [...]

By | 2016-11-21T17:42:27+00:00 September 12th, 2016|My Training Journey, Race Recaps, Races|3 Comments

It May Be the Same Course

“It may be the same course but it’s a different race” my coach Michael Larsen from Larsen Performance Coaching reassured me after I finished the Hits Lake Havasu 70.3 in 6:09:04.  You see, I raced my first 70.3 on this same course in 2013 and finished with an impressive 6:00:18 and hoped to come back [...]

By | 2016-11-21T17:42:27+00:00 November 16th, 2015|Race Recaps|0 Comments

I’m a Boston Qualifier!

Finally!  It took four attempts and finally the fourth marathon was a success.  I qualified for Boston….barely!  I needed a 3:55:00 to qualify and I squeaked in with a 3:54:30.  Yes, by just 30 seconds!  I’m so happy I didn’t take that potty break at mile 21 and that when I stopped to tie my [...]

By | 2016-11-21T17:42:27+00:00 March 10th, 2015|Race Recaps, Running|1 Comment