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 & […]

And just like that the off-season became my new season!

Somewhere in my mind I established November, December and maybe even January as the off-season, but recently the thought crossed my mind that maybe I should sign up to do an early season triathlon…maybe even an early season 70.3. Well, that’s exactly what I’m going to do! I haven’t decided exactly which one to do yet, […]

5 Reasons to Run a Marathon

It’s the 2014 Marine Corps Marathon weekend and I am super excited to #RunWithTheMarines and with Team in Training! If you’ll be out on the course with me, I wish you a fabulous run! The weather is supposed to be beautiful, the DC sights and crowds are awesome and the course entertainment line-up is looking fabulous too! […]

Inspirational Moments from Kona

If you’re a triathlete then you probably either watched or followed some or all of Kona on Saturday or at least knew it was going on. NBC will have a broadcast of the race on November 15 from 1:30-3pm, but Ironman.com had a live feed going Saturday and it was a great day to watch a […]

Race Recap: The Nation’s Triathlon

The Nation’s Triathlon expo is open! I am not racing this weekend, but have lots of friends participating this year, including my Iron husband and I am super excited to be part of the organizing team! In anticipation of this weekend’s race I’m going to throw back to last year’s race, my 2nd Olympic distance Fall 2013 goal race! […]