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Swim, Bike, Run, Smile

Almost two years to the day, I have finally competed in my first post-injury/post-surgery TRIATHLON! It was a remarkable experience, highlighted by the uniqueness of the race itself. MRA Multisport in Massachusetts puts on a triathlon called the Summer Solstice Sprint, located in Sutton, … Continue reading

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The World’s Shortest-Longest Triathlon

That’s what I completed on Sunday. In an attempt to rapidly get into shape for my looming sprint triathlon in Massachusetts on the 20th, I decided to do a brick workout on Sunday. It all started with my first OWS of … Continue reading

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Is it summer yet?

With the 70+ degree weather finally making its way to Northeastern Ohio, all I want to do is be outside. One of the best/worst things about having a new classroom with windows is having windows. Summer, you beckoning siren, you! But as … Continue reading

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Putting the “fun” back in racing!

Have you ever had one of those moments in your life that completely distracts you from your routine? Yeah, that basically sums up the past four weeks of my life. I’m not going to launch into the details because that’s not what … Continue reading

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Purposefully not going the distance.

As of last Friday, I’ve been on my spring break and thus took a vacation from writing. I will be posting this coming Sunday about last week’s and this week’s workouts, but in the meantime I thought I would share … Continue reading

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Embrace the suck (W5 of base-building)

During my recovery last week, I definitely slacked off a little, but I had every intention of picking that up this week. Intention is the key word here. Actually, the week started off great but unfortunately it did not end … Continue reading

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Recovery…and some slacking. (W4 of base building)

When Gale Bernhardt planned this recovery week, I’m sure she didn’t also plan for athletes to rearrange their schedules and straight up not do some of the training. Yeah…I’m that girl. To be fair, I had planned on participating in … Continue reading

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