MRI Results

MRI results are clear. No surprise there. Recommendation: 6 weeks of rest.  No impact, light to moderate intensity only. Bleh. Follow up mid November and discuss a cortisone shot then if things aren’t better.  My initial reaction. No. I’m not taking 6 weeks off. I have a marathon to run. Delayed reaction: maybe. It’s not… Read More »

MRI time…again

Saw the sports med doc 2+ weeks ago…it took them 2 weeks to call to schedule the MRI which was a little annoying but honestly after almost 11 months of pain and an already negative MRI, what’s two weeks? I am having an arthrogram MRI (MRI with dye injected into my hip), I may have… Read More »

Thirty freaking five

Thirty freaking five. Damn. I’m getting old. And I haven’t posted anything heartfelt in a long time so you guys are over due 😜.  This was the year. The time cutoff.  I thought I would have my life figured out by now, I thought when my ex and I ended things my life would magically… Read More »

Reach The Beach

Reach The Beach September 16-17th, 2016 Start time: 6:45am I was super excited and a little nervous to do RTB, having never done it before. We found out we had a 6:45am start time. Van 2 had already decided before our start time was posted that they were going up the night before. That wasn’t… Read More »

Timberman 70.3 – the day before 

I think I’ll start with wow! I don’t know if I’ll be able to put it all into words.  I had A LOT of doubts in the weeks leading up to this race between my hip and my overall abilities. I loved that I had the mindset that I was racing me, but I hated… Read More »

IMMT training camp

Ironman Mont-Tremblant has been on the radar since Lori and I decided to do a full. When Colin from Peak Triathlon Coaching emailed about the camp we were all over it, and bonus it was very inexpensive 🙂  The camp covered four days from Thursday to Sunday over the the last weekend in July. We… Read More »

Mass State Tri

Sunday July 10, 2016Olympic Distance Lake Dennison Recreation Area Winchendon, MA 8:00AM Start .9 Mile Swim, 22 Mile Bike, 6.2 Mile Run For starters, I really need to stop going on vacation right before a race. It makes it hard to stay motivated 😜 I went into this race with no expectations and not a… Read More »

9 weeks 

It might be panic time. We are down to single digits. How did that happen???  Meet some of my RTB team Monday for dinner and drinks. Seriously so pumped to be doing this with them 🙂 it’s going to be a shit show.  Saved some fellow teammates from becoming road kill 😜🐢 Did an OWS… Read More »