Like many blogs I’ve attempted to start over the years I start with great plans and fail horribly. Part of the reason is the demands of my job in conjunction with training over the last 6 months. I’ve now decided to take baby steps and let the blog evolve naturally rather than trying for the…… Continue reading It’s been awhile
Happy New Year all! In 2016 I completed my first Half Marathons and Olympic Distance Tri and 2017 I am aiming to complete some more major milestones with a Half Ironman. The races I will be doing will all be in the New York Area Central Park Duathlon – Sunday April 2nd, a fun 2…… Continue reading 2017 Race Calendar
“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail” – Benjamin Franklin I signed up the week before the SI half marathon for a few reasons, the main ones beinIt was cheap – Entry cost $60 (50% of the more popular Brooklyn half) or $45 if you are a member of NYRR. As I have…… Continue reading Staten Island Half Marathon Review
Expect Chaffing – Load up on the body glide Riding over potholes hurts 🙈 Hills suck Swimming in a straight line in open water is hard – I swam off course….twice. It was a lot of fun!
Westchester Triathlon Review
As I packed my bag up for the Westchester tri I thought it would serve as a good opportunity to list out the items I have around and use on race day. It ended up being a useful checklist as well as I always end up forgetting an item (suncream incident at the jersey city…… Continue reading What’s in my Tri bag?
Welcome to the blog please stay with me whilst I find my feet! This blog is going to be about my struggles as I find my way in the world of triathlons as well the entwining my daily life in NYC. I am starting out from scratch with 2 sprint triathlons under my belt and ambitions to compete…… Continue reading The beginning