Tag Archives: swimming

Here’s how I’m basically going to kill it in 2015

January I’m wearing the boot for my stress fracture, but that means faster healing, which means getting me back to my running game. I’m going to beat my 50 free PR at the Pieter Cath Memorial swim meet, which shouldn’t be that … Continue reading

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Eighteen and counting!

Yup, only 18 days until the opening ceremonies of The Gay Games in Cleveland and 19 until the sprint triathlon. I am so freaking excited! Sure, I’ve been racing all season with a mix of swimming events, one sprint triathlon, and a … Continue reading

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Travels and Training

Ah, the familiar sights and smells of home. Though my back-to-back trips to Massachusetts and Aruba were perfect and wonderful in every way, there’s just something about being home that feels so good. But now that I’m done traveling for the summer, … Continue reading

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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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