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Not in a Rush

I have a lot of toys that are for all of my various sports.  All of them serve, ultimately, one purpose.  Help me get over the finish line faster and more efficiently.  (One might say based on my finishing times that maybe my money is better spent elsewhere but at least I’m fairly cost conscious with my purchases!)  I own three bikes.  I have my road bike which serves mostly to live in my trainer and for group rides, my tri bike that I usually ride, and then a third bike that I picked up off craigslist – a 1977 …

2014 – The Year to Come

2013 was a great year but 2014 has the potential to be even better.  First, lets get the goals out of the way for 2014: Sub 2hr Half Marathon Sub 3hr Olympic Triathlon Complete IMFL Sub 4:10 marathon 1300 miles running I wish I could have some biking goals but because of my travel, measuring bike distance will be tough.  As I write this I already accomplished the first goal which will be in an upcoming race report for this past weekend.  I knew I could achieve it since during my marathon I crossed the midpoint right at 2 hours.  …

2013 – Year in Review

This is a few weeks later than I intended as I’ve been a bit busy.  But here’s my 2013 review! 8) Well its been quite a year!  When I look back at where I started this year and where I finished, its been quite a journey of running (and swimming and cycling).  I started off back in January with running a marathon on my birthday at Disney World.  I had signed up for the race far in advance with plenty of time to train for it.  But in 2012 I did a very poor job of consistently running and it …