Monthly Archives: September 2012

Redman Triathlon: The Swim

Race day.  I woke up at 4a, not tired but also not super wired.  I managed to get some decent sleep, and the only thing from keeping me getting good sleep was the fact that I had those stupid temporary … Continue reading

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Pre-race: The Road Trip

Thursday at work was busy, but I was slightly distracted by the series of events that layed ahead of me the next few days.  Fortunately things went smoothly and I was able to get home at a decent time and get all of … Continue reading

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Home!

Well, after a very very busy trip to OKC, I am finally home, and of course, even though I have the day off to recover, I woke up at 7a and haven’t been able to fall back asleep. We got in … Continue reading

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Race day prep

So the countdown has officially begun…. done with work for the day and next on my agenda is officially the race!!! This morning I woke up at 5a to finish packing as I got home at 8:30 from the tri … Continue reading

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Near the end of the road

..of my training for my first HIM.  Phew.  The race is in three days.  THREE DAYS.  I’m not sure if I’m excited, nervous or sick to my stomach about it.  I seem to cycle through one of those emotions several times during … Continue reading

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Respect the taper

…I keep telling my body, but it is really disobeying.  Last night I was in bed by 9p.  Yes, 9p.  Yet, I never got a solid hour of sleep until 5a.  Argh.  All night long I tossed and turned because … Continue reading

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Deja vu…

I feel like I’m living out the same day each morning I wake up this week…. I *once again* didn’t get up to get my morning workout in (but don’t worry, I got it in after work) and work was busy … Continue reading

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Back to the grind

I finally am sitting on the couch after a busy past two days, so I’ll keep this short.  Monday, as usual, I didn’t get up in time to get my swim in before work.  I think during my next training … Continue reading

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Weekend Recap…

This weekend was busy and productive and now I am tired 🙂  A good tired though.  Friday was pretty uneventful, the Dr. appt was fine – my blood pressure is good, weight is the same as my lowest recorded (although those dumb … Continue reading

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…is it the weekend yet?

It’s funny how four days weeks always seem even longer than regular five days weeks, at least to me they do.  Then throw in another four-day week the week before and this week seems EVEN longer.  Sadly, when I woke up today … Continue reading

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