Category Archives: Race reports

Rumpass in Bumpass Olympic Triathlon

The Background I think it is important in triathlon to do “tune-up” race before my A-race of the season. It’s a good way to remember how to play triathlon again (how do I set up transition? where is that wetsuit?) and … Continue reading

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ITU World Championships – Race Report

Guess what?! I raced again! And this was a BIG one! Somewhere in the craziness of prepping for Nationals, then moving, going on vacation and trying to catch back up, I managed to forget to share one not-so-tiny bit of … Continue reading

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USAT Nationals: 3rd Time’s a Charm?

And just like that, over a month has gone by and I haven’t recapped the race, talked about the results or updated on what the heck I am doing over here. AND in that time, apparently I let my domain name … Continue reading

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Tidewater Sprint Triathlon Race Report

This is WAY overdue since the race was now two weeks ago. But alas, here I am finally writing it because I really like to document races so I can look back on the recaps for a boost of confidence and … Continue reading

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Bayshore Half Marathon: The Race that Wasn’t

I trained for 20 weeks for this race. All 20 weeks weren’t filled with hardcore workouts and mileage (I also ran a relay, a 5k, a 1M race and an 8K during that time), but a big chunk of this … Continue reading

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Shamrock Shuffle 8k

Yet another race report that comes waaaay after the race. But two races in one month?! That is half the number of races (including triathlons) that I did in all of 2014! Just like the Emerald Isle Mile, Shamrock Shuffle … Continue reading

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Emerald Isle Mile

Thanks to work being crazy, I am WAAAAY behind on life, so writing race recaps just hasn’t happened. BUT these are my favorite kind of posts so better late than never?! As I have mentioned before, I am treating this spring … Continue reading

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