Monthly Archives: January 2011

Race Schedule: 2011

May 22: World’s Toughest Half Back in the fall last year, I ripped a half-iron training plan out of Triathlete magazine.  It’s a 16 week plan by Matt Fitzgerald (which I’m starting this week, actually).  I wanted to start serious … Continue reading

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Crosstraining with Snowshoes!

I went to Whistler with a bunch of friends last weekend, and tried out snowshoeing for the first time.  It turns out that I love it!  You get a great workout while stomping around in the snow without the risk … Continue reading

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Race Report: Lake Samish Tri

Lake Samish Tri, Bellingham, WA – 08/07/2010 Back in May of 2010, I was having so much fun training for ChelanMan that I signed up for a second tri before even completing my first!  Luckily, I had a great time … Continue reading

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Race Report: ChelanMan 2010

ChelanMan, Chelan, WA – 07/18/2010 (Since this was my first tri ever, it’s a little extra long.  Enjoy!) Back in December, 2009, I took the suggestion of a personal trainer at the gym and started training for a triathlon.  He … Continue reading

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Book Review: Born to Run

My sister tried to buy me Born to Run for my birthday, but it was snatched from my doorstep.  She tried again for xmas, sending it to our folks instead.  Success!  Two days later, I was finished, and what a … Continue reading

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