Saturday, February 11, 2017

Our biggest challenge

10 weeks to go!!! Last night I had my first race dream, in which the order of the race was reversed, and during which I forgot several key supplies for the race...maybe I'm feeling a little unprepared after a week of "less successful" training sessions. All the more reason to remember one of my favorite motivational quotes:

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Celebrating the little victories

IRONMAN Texas training is in full swing with 10.5 weeks to go. It's been a series of ups and downs so far with many days recently that I wonder why I'm doing this and others like today when following three days of small successes (4-hour bike ride, longest run yet-16 miles-at fastest pace I've done, and a swim session holding a 100yd pace at about 15 seconds faster than a month ago), I'm enjoying this life. Now to get some rest...