Category Archives: Triathlon

Upcoming Races

Last year was my year of PRs.  I PR-ed in every distance (5K, 10K, 10 mile, 13.1 & 26.2) I ran.  This year I’m not so sure I can keep up.  I have already told myself I will not sign … Continue reading

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Esprit de She Naperville Triathlon Race Recap

 The forecast predicted rain for the entire day on Saturday.  Usually I freak out about racing in the rain and it never ends up happening, so this time I wasn’t at all anxious about it.  I think I truly believed … Continue reading

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A few things

1.  Ugh, I gained about 4 extra pounds during the few months I was struggling with depression and anxiety.  It was a combination of not really caring about what and how much I put into my body.  I enjoyed way … Continue reading

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A little report. It’s been a while.

Okay, okay I am still here.  It’s been an embarrassingly long time since I have posted (almost 2 months!).  If you “like” my Facebook page you know that I am around and keeping active.   Today jury duty has forced me … Continue reading

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Esprit de She Naperville Sprint Triathlon Recap

I was puke-worthy nervous about doing my first triathlon, Esprit de She Naperville. I’m always anxious about doing new things in new places, but this was especially terrifying to me. Now that I’ve gotten through the race I can honestly … Continue reading

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Race Anxiety

I HATE packing for trips. I’m quickly becoming aware that prepping for a triathlon is a bit too much like packing for a vacation. Only when I get to my triathlon I can’t go to the nearest Target and buy … Continue reading

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Anticipating my first sprint triathlon

Next weekend I will be participating in my first official outdoor triathlon. I’ll be joining a friend while we both tackle our first Espirit de She triathlon in Naperville, IL. I have mixed feelings about this whole experience. I did … Continue reading

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