I spectated the Boulder Ironman triathlon this weekend. I stood on the grassy edge of the paved path where the athletes ran a marathon under the unrelenting late afternoon sun. Some of the runners had a spring in their step, most were shuffling, and more than a few were walking. An ironman is comprised of a 2.4 … Continue reading Ironman Boulder: The View From the Sidelines
Confession: I was not entirely truthful with Dan regarding an important matter when we were dating. Not that I ever outright lied. But perhaps I lied by omission regarding certain things and embellished certain other things.What I mean to say is, I didn't exactly tell him I'm a night person. Although, I never told him … Continue reading Star Crossed Lovers
I don't know how to say this nicely and subtlety is not my specialty... The thing is, we're over. It's not you, it's me. Seriously. I am just not feeling it. I probably shouldn't have committed to you in the first place, but it seemed like the thing to do at the time. I was … Continue reading Dear Ironman C’oeur D’Alene,
Don't forget to go to Ironmanlive.com on Sunday September 7th and see how I'm doing during Ironman Wisconsin.I was nervous because my legs felt super tired and leaden for about a week straight but yesterday they came around. I am finally feeling like it might not be a disaster after all. I am.. dare I … Continue reading Stalk, I mean, Track Me!!!
The other night when I was on mile 11 of a 16 mile run, my phone rang. Why was my phone with me on a run, you ask? This ironbrain thought it would be a good idea to run from Dan's, head south, then come back north and end at my house. However, all my … Continue reading IronBoyfriend