Madison Mini Marathon 2016 Race Recap

Madison Mini Marathon 2016

I wasn’t even sure if this race was going to go on! Madison, WI was expecting crazy storms on Saturday, and many of the other endurance group activities were cancelled or rescheduled (It was a big weekend for training for Ironman Wisconsin, and my old Wellfit Ironman training group rescheduled their “Epic Weekend” in favor […]

Lake Zurich Sprint Triathlon Race Recap

Lake Zurich Triathlon

Well, seeing as I have my next race this weekend, I should probably post the recap of my last race, right?!  I did the Lake Zurich Sprint Triathlon back in July, and overall it was a good close to my short sprint triathlon season this year. I went into this race with a bit of a laissez […]

Pleasant Prairie Duathlon Race Recap

Pleasant Prairie Duathlon 2016

If you follow me, you probably thought I was going to do a TRI athlon this past weekend! Nope- things change on a dime! This past weekend’s triathlon did not go quite as planned…. it turned into a duathlon!  Sunday morning was race day, and while we saw some minor temporary rainclouds for the race, […]

Leon’s Triathlon 2016 – Back at it!

Leon's Triathlon 2016

June 5, 2016 I think I lost my mojo back in May when I raced a whole lot, and even to the morning of this race, I was still wondering why I was doing this race. I remember telling myself that I’d be OK with walking on the run if I needed to. But I […]

The Windiest Race Ever

Wisconsin Half Marathon Race Recap

So this race report was supposed to be about how I crushed my half marathon PR at the Wisconsin Half Marathon last weekend. I was trained, I was ready. I prepared the week before to do all the right things – eat well, drink lots of water and not much wine, taper but stay sharp. […]