Category Archives for "National"
IRONMAN Maryland Part 1 I signed up for Ironman Maryland initially due to the reviews that said it was fast, and beautiful. Jaime started it with all the hype about it being a fast flat bike course because she despises hills, even though most of her fastest bike splits came on hilly courses. Touché. So, last year […]Read More
It’s been a couple of weeks since I have been back from the NYC Marathon, a couple of weeks since my last post and worse yet, almost a year since my last race recap, so I guess it’s about time I write one. REGISTERING FOR THE NYC MARATHON The NYC Marathon is probably one of the hardest […]Read More
Flashback to 2012 when this blog and business started. I completed Ironman Florida in November of 2011 only to do the Goofy Challenge the first week in January. (Well, there were two half marathons, a 10k and a 12 mile obstacle run in between, but they didn’t contribute.) My friend Tara Belfi called me an […]Read More
For a long time it has been called the Granddaddy of all endurance events, the Ironman triathlon. A 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike and a 26.2 mile run done consecutively in the same day. Of course nowadays, double, triple, and even deca Ironman distance triathlons are becoming more and more popular, as well as […]Read More
If you are following on Twitter and Facebook, then you have seen the posts regarding certain developments that have taken place. I didn’t want anything to sully my race reporting because it was really a fantastic race, so I held off a bit so I could cool my jets. More on those developments later, but […]Read More
Traveling for races is always exciting, but the opportunity to race in my favorite city in the world, caused an overwhelming explosion of emotions that may have actually hindered me. I will explain that last part a bit later, but let me start from the beginning. In order to race in the NYC Triathlon from […]Read More