Monthly Archives: July 2013

Closing the Books on July

Well, I closed out July the past two days with some great training.  I had a good swim on Monday and two solid days of running, tacking 13 more miles onto the month.  The goal was actually 14 but the weather tonight didn’t cooperate.  I’ve started running with the Irish 31 Running Club on Wednesday evenings and they usually do …

Hundred Mile Month

I set some running goals this year, none of which I’ll actually hit.  They were pretty aggressive so that’s alright.  Shoot for the stars and you might land on the moon I like to say.  The moon is definitely in sight too!  One of those goals was a 1500 mile year.  My best previous year was like 400 miles.  Injury …

Upping the Ante

So a few weeks ago I hooked up with a triathlon training group.  I actually haven’t figured out what they go by.  The Facebook page is Tampa Tri and their newsletters are A Train.  I should ask just to see.  They definitely kicked my butt the first weekend I met with them and I haven’t gone out with them again …