How did practice go today? Good? Decent? Amazing? However it went down, it’s time to either (a) turn that bad practice-frown upside down or (b) capitalize on the momentum of a good workout. Here are 7 easy and absolutely doable things you can do today to help you punch tomorrow’s workout in the gullet: 1.… Continue reading How did practice go today?
This past month was a little better than last October as far as for doing actually training. The weeks were far from where I had been training over the past year. I am starting to put next year list of race together already and it has got me motivated to get back to putting in… Continue reading October 2016 Training Summary
I realized sometime this summer, that I have been telling people that I ran a 3 hour 25-minute marathon. This is not a lie, but what I realized is that I have been saying this for almost 20 years now. I ran the Berlin Marathon in 1998 at the age of 28 in 3 hours… Continue reading Getting Back On Track In 2017
athlete noun ath·lete \ˈath-ˌlēt, ÷ˈa-thə-ˌlēt\ Popularity: Top 30% of words Simple Definition of athlete : a person who is trained in or good at sports, games, or exercises that require physical skill and strength I have seen questions like this on different social media posts, Am I an athlete? Or How do you define… Continue reading You Are An Athlete
Yesterday, I realized that I had not ridden my bike all week. I logged zero miles this week. I went back in my training log to see when this had happened last, and it hadn’t happened since the middle of February, and it was because I was sick. This week and last week were low… Continue reading 19 – 25 September Training Summary
On Saturday, September 10th, I rode up to Cedar Point with Kevin Petty, after we watched my son run in the largest cross country meet in the country (a different blog on that later). It was an uneventful ride up to the race expo. The skies were getting dark as we approached Sandusky, and the… Continue reading Cedar Point Full Triathlon Relay (Bike Leg) – 11 Sept 2016
This was a recover/taper week for yet another Olympic distance triathlon. This was to be my last triathlon of the season, I have the bike leg of Cedar Point full distance triathlon in three weeks and my season will be completed. I was scheduled to the Toughman National Championship the Toughman New York do to… Continue reading 15 – 21 August Training Summary