Races Recapped – Part 2

After Boulder 70.3 it was time for a couple down weeks of training and significant break from racing. At first this was because there were few feasible race options for me in July / August, but then I quickly realized this was a blessing because my energy levels were low for a lot longer than usual post race .. maybe it was the heat and altitude, maybe it was just time for a break! Electing to do the Challenge Pentiction 70.3 distance race was an atypical decision. This is because I usually choose races the suit my strengths, or as…read more >

Races Recapped – Part 1

Wow, to be cliche, time is FLYING by extra quick this year ... especially when it comes to the triathlon season. It is hard to believe the season is winding down for most people; and that I only have 2 (maybe 3) races left. So as I head to Ironman Cozumel 70.3 this coming weekend, I figured it would be an appropriate time to reflect back on my past couple of races and see what take-aways I can bring to the next one. Ironman Boulder 70.3 back in mid-June, in my current hometown at 5000ish feet, did not really feel…read more >