Riding Outdoors, It Doesn’t Get Better Than That!

Training has not been going as planned. Since posting my training schedule 2 weeks ago, I’ve only swam once and biked 3 times. My run count for April is still at 0. Yikes, with race day just 2 weeks away realistically I may step down to the Sprint, which is okay, because at least I’ll be […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Perfect Triathlete Gifts Under $50

For today’s Ironwoman Wednesday we’re doing a special Lean Green Island Girl Holiday Gift Guide: The Triathlete Edition! Many of you are triathletes and so if you’re like me, you’re likely shopping for a fellow triathlete this holiday season. Or maybe you want to create your own wish list (I have Pinterest Board I share with family & […]

Climate Ride: Cycling from NYC to DC

Have you heard of Climate Ride? If you haven’t today is your lucky day as I am throwing back to the 2009 Climate Ride a 5-day 300-mile ride from NYC to DC that Pablo and I completed together in September of 2009. My post date is quite deliberate as the 2014 Climate Ride starts in […]

Ironwoman Wednesday: 112 Miles On A Bike

First, my apologies for making this Ironwoman Wednesday post, almost an Ironwoman Thursday post. Between the power outage yesterday and starting an internship on top of my job and triathlon training, I am a bit of a mess AND it’s Ironman Raleigh 70.3 race week! Better late than never though! So here is another installment […]

Tri Talk Tuesday: Bike Maintenance

Tomorrow for Ironwoman Wednesday we’re talking bike, so when I saw that Tri Talk Tuesday‘s topic was bike maintenance, I thought, perfect, because you can’t bike without proper bike maintenance! It’s also quite fitting considering that my to do list for this week includes sitting down with my road bike tire to practice fixing a flat […]