5 Weeks to Ironman Wisconsin… Building Confidence

120 mile ride, 95 miles in

Well, for all of my stress from previous weeks, I had basically a perfect training weekend.  The week didn’t necessarily go as planned, but made up for itself come Friday, Saturday & Sunday.  Let me tell you about it as I link up with  Tara for the Weekend Update and Erin for Weekend Snapshots! Here were the […]

10 Weeks to Go! Ironman Wisconsin Training Updates

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I’m a bad blogger, and this long weekend of training has NO photographic evidence. Last week’s training was the longest week so far.  I was supposed to get 17.5 hours of training in.  I think I got 16? I stopped trying to upload my Garmin data after Friday, so I’m just guessing.  Highlights from the week: I […]

Ironman Wisconsin Training & Weekend Updates

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First off – the business.  Training update for Ironman Wisconsin.  Training went VERY well for Ironman Wisconsin last week.  I did not get all perfects in terms of fitting in all the workouts, but I did get everything except one swim in.  More importantly, most of the workouts felt GOOD! Sure, Monday I rested and […]

Ironman: How Slow Can You Go?

One of my biggest fears when I was training for my first Ironman triathlon last year was that I might not finish.  Initially that I wouldn’t make the bike cutoff, but then potentially with teh run depending on how things had gone thus far. So I actually mapped it out, and I want to share the […]

IMOO Training Update: 13 weeks to go! *Giveaway*

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As I shared yesterday, life has gotten CRAZY and I’m doing everything I can to stay organized and on top of my training and the oh-so-necessary recovery.  To give you an idea of how things have been going, here’s the last two weeks of training!  I’m also linking up with some awesome bloggers for Tri Talk […]