Runfessions: August Edition

Roar Book

Hello! We’re coming up to the end of August… which means that summer is ending (boo), but also that it’s time for some Runfessions! I’m linking up with Marcia’s monthly link-up, and sharing some stuff going on. I ran in the Madison Mini Marathon last weekend, and still wishing I was faster.  I’ve been thinking about […]

Listen to your body

Listen to your body

So at the end of my Ironman Wisconsin journey almost a year ago, I completed the Ironman triathlon for the second time. I was happy to have finished, proud of the time I’d shaved off from my first Ironman a year earlier, and also dead tired. I went into my recovery week(s) with a busy […]

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 […]

Weekly Wrap 8.14.2016

Steelhead Cheering 2016

You know how sometimes with blogging you have to balance writing and keeping up with your social media presence versus living your IRL life?  I have been really struggling with this.  Thankfully I think things are calming down a bit (or I’m feeling calmer, to say the least) so want to say hello! I was […]