Archive for the ‘Racing and Training Updates’ Category

HITS Triathlon Series Marble Falls, TX Part Deu

So I had to split this into two postings ( part 1)  as I am trying to start getting my blog posts down a bit in length. Funny how I can go months without writing because I ‘ just don’t know where to start’, then I can’t shut myself up once I get started. So […]

HITS Triathlon Series Marble Falls- Training Update

Well heck, this shouldn’t even be labeled an event training up date, but a general update in all since my lame self hasn’t posted since last October!!  How is that supposed to be considered regular blogging?!? This is typical of me,  however, as I find myself so easily distracted by ‘other things’ to do in […]

How Many Meters in 1.2 miles you ask?

How Many Meters in 1.2 miles you ask? I surprised myself and figured it out fairly close yesterday.  So we are merely 4 days away from this little experiment in training. Tuesday I was cut short on swimming time so I decided to just swim a straight 1.2 miles without any drill work and such […]

Ironman 70.3 Buffalo Springs Lake: Crash Prep day 19 of 24

Ironman 70.3 Buffalo Springs Lake: Crash Prep day 19 of 24 So we go into the final week of my last minute prep for the Ironman 70.3 Buffalo Springs Lake triathlon in Lubbock, TX. Things have been a bit rocky with jumping the training up way beyond the 10% rule!  But I adapted well as […]

Buffalo Springs Training update Day 12

Well, this is actually getting posted on Day 13 but the video is from the 12th day I just fell asleep editing and posting it! So I look at the days to count how many left and I was really surprised to see I really only have 12 days left before the race! What was […]

Tri Pearl Triathlon – another last minute race

So, in my last minute entry to Buffalo Springs 70.3 I also decide ( with a generous offer) to participate in the Tri Pearl Sprint Tri Sunday. I had a good week so far in training though missed a couple more workouts than planned…as planned as I really wasn’t. The run down basically: Sat– run […]

Buffalo Springs 70.3 Lubbock, TX 2012 : I’m in After All!

Buffalo Springs 70.3 Lubbock, TX 2012 :  I’m in After All! Well, I didn’t think I was going to go to this year’s Buffalo Springs 70.3 in Lubbock, TX because I really hadn’t been able to get in the training I had expected to for the level at which I wanted to compete. I made […]