Well, kind of. There have been a few winter races this year and that’s a big step for me. I’ve never enjoyed running outside in the winter. Actually, if we are being perfectly honest, I’ve never really tried. But this year, my friend played to ego and convinced me to do an 8k run along […]Read More Finding the Podium!
In theory I have now completed all my races for the year. I say “in theory” because we all know that I am competitive as hell and am likely to find myself challenged by someone to take part in some unplanned race. Currently, I am done for the year. So here are the “reports” from […]Read More The final two (races of the year)
It’s been quite a season and with two 10k runs left it’s not quite over. However, triathlon season has ended and what an adventure it has been. I have been waiting to do my post-season reflection until my aunt sent me my favorite photo so now it’s time. HECLA Triathlon All kinds of crazy and […]Read More Season’s Endings
I’ve been quiet for a while!! Work has been busy, life hectic and, I’m not going to lie – training somewhat non-existent. But!! That’s about to change. Time to get back on the wagon before it gets so far away that I can’t catch it. I’ve got three races under my belt so far this […]Read More Riding the Wave: “Failure” and Success
Last weekend was the Kenora Borealis triathlon. I have never been so happy to be a sprint distance athlete. THAT HILL! But we will get to that… Here’s the break down of how things went: The night before…. my friend Sandra comes out to the cabin so we can go together for the race. We […]Read More Kenora Krazy
There’s always one. Sometimes you see it coming, and sometimes it just sneaks up on you when you’re not looking…the race from HELL. In the style of Sophia from Golden Girls….”picture it, Birds Hill Park, Manitoba, June 12, 2016……” It was a cold, rainy and miserable day. Not what one would expect in June. A […]Read More The Disastrous Race