A couple of Thursday’s ago I decided I would race Cedar Lake. I always love the Lake T/Cedar Lake series, but when I race on Saturday (which has been happening frequently) I do not like to race the Thursday before. So, this Thursday happened to work out for me to race. It was after work … Continue reading Cedar Lake Tri Race Recap
Of course this is super late, and I am coming in close on my next tri of the summer...but hey life happens. I want to shout out to all the sherpas out there! I am noticing a trend in the other lady's posts that without the sherpas race morning/day would not go smoothly without you! … Continue reading Mystic River Sprint Triathlon: My First Official Tri
I'm thrilled to write about my first 70.3 race finish because I really didn't think I could do it. When I signed up for the race in December 2016, the Syracuse Ironman 70.3 was a dream waiting to become a reality. Until early May I was worried that the race would have to remain a dream … Continue reading Ironman 70.3 Syracuse Recap. By Bethany, an Ironman noob.
So I am a little behind on my race recaps….I had this all typed out the day after my race…but I just went through the pictures yesterday haha. So, here is my race recap from Quassy a couple weekends ago. Quassy was my first triathlon of the season. The whole week prior to the race … Continue reading Rev 3 Quassy Olympic Race Recap
I recently did the MS Charity ride out of Windsor. I get so much joy out of doing charity rides. I know that physically I could have the capacity to do a triathlon or a race, but I like coming together for a cause and going at my own pace. With that being said, I … Continue reading How I got faster, and better up hills 🙂
So this post is late! But I had to try and beat all write ups from the first weekend of June - which was HUGE weekend for our women's group. Quassy, Mystic River Valley Tri, Bike MS - I'm sure there are numerous awesome stories on the way for you! Xterra Oak Mountain Post-Race … Continue reading Post ‘Bama post
It's funny how things change... Last year I was thinking of new goals for this year. I wanted to try something new and different. Running goals were easy, I knew I wanted to go in the opposite direction of the Marathon. Something much shorter, So I chose the mile and two mile as my goal … Continue reading It’s funny how things Change.
This is a big summer for me because I have a lot of races planned, which is a new concept for me at least in the endurance mindset. In the past I have only trained for one half marathon. With my new passion for cycling I really wanted to widen my range and try some … Continue reading Changing My Mindset
Last Sunday was my goal ride for 2017; I competed in the Gran Fondo NY Bear 50. Ride organizers were careful to call it a ride and not a race, but from all indications, we were racing! I was definitely racing myself. Had I accomplished my training goals? Could I find the self-motivation to complete … Continue reading My First Bike Race
For those of you who do not know I am training for my first 70.3 this year! I will be racing in August at Old Orchard Beach. Training has been going great so far and I am thankful for friends and family to train with most days. There is one aspect of the training I … Continue reading First Long Ride w/ Nutrition