Stress fracture. Two horrible words that evoke fear into any runner or triathlete and it’s what I have going on in my third metatarsal. A few weeks ago, I had pain on the top of my foot. It started out dull and I thought it was tendonitis – it just didn’t seem like a SF… Continue reading Ice cream, aqua-running, and the two of the worst words in the English language
I had a wonderful opportunity to go to Banff last week and it was such a mental and physical refresher for me (seriously, look at those mountains – how can you NOT be refreshed?). It was the perfect thing to do before I started my first “official” week of training. While every workout this week… Continue reading 1st Week of Training – done!
One of the most common responses I receive when people find out I race triathlons is “How did you get into that?” This is an interesting question to reflect on, because for many people including myself, the journey to triathlon is often a journey of self-discovery, fear conquering, and status quo destroying. My first memory… Continue reading Why I Tri: Kaitlin
Alternate title: What the heck should I do before my training plan starts? In Fall of last year, I first started toying around with the idea of doing an Ironman in 2017 (thank you, Kaitlin, for the inspiration!). After all, with my work the next few years, it was basically 2017 or 2020 or beyond… Continue reading Pre-IM training fun
Tallahassee Marathon Recap from Kait