What happened at Chattanooga?

It's been just over a month since Chattanooga.. a little late on the recap, but better late than never? ๐Ÿ™‚ I've had enough people ask me about "what happened" that I thought it would be worth putting my thoughts on my blog. Chattanooga was my second full Ironman race, and one I felt confident going… READ MORE

There's a first time for everything: Ironman Arizona

Let's just address this photo right now because I LOVE it. The fact that my beloved dog is wearing a backpack/harness along with an oversized "Ironman training buddy" bandana is ridiculous enough, but then he is being held up mid-air to "cheer," all while my husband is cheering and taking a picture of me racing.… READ MORE

Lost and found bike piece in Mexico & Cabo 70.3 race recap.

Iโ€™ve been fortunate to have pretty smooth races in terms of mechanical, nutritional, or any other sort of major errors. ย Los Cabos 70.3 was my first race that had some mechanical hiccups, and honestly, Iโ€™m glad I finally experienced some problems because itโ€™s good practice to work throughย things you can't control. Our first night in… READ MORE

Cabocation - where "every day is perfect!"

Oh, Cabo, from the moment I laid eyes on you in the Ironman pro race schedule, I knew youโ€™d be my favorite race trip of the year and the perfect way to end my season! ย Iโ€™m a girl who LOVES the beach, sunshine, hot weather, swimming in warm water, and eating good food, and Cabo… READ MORE

ITU Long Course World Championship: When you can't tame the wind, tame your mind!

Every race is hard because thatโ€™s the point of a race, but there are a lot of variables that can make a race even harder than just the distance, course, or competition youโ€™re up against. I posted on Instagram that this was was one of the toughest race days I had experienced, and during the… READ MORE

A Day in the Tri Life - Indoor Edition

Is there a better time to finish a blog post than when you're sitting in bed, stuffing your face with carbs, just waiting for race morning to arrive? I don't think so. I'm here in Oklahoma City getting ready for the ITU Long Course World Championship TOMORROW morning. ย This will be the longest race I've… READ MORE