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 […]

Thank you Team In Training Marine Corps Marathon Sponsors!

The Marine Corps Marathon is tomorrow and I will be running with Team in Training’s National Capitol Area Chapter. While I am super excited about the race, I am nursing a recovering hamstring strain, so I am not sure how well things will go. I probably should have sat this one out, but it’s MARINE CORPS and […]

Ironwoman Wednesday: Life after Ironman

It’s Ironwoman Wednesday with Jamie at From Couch to Ironwoman, Michelle at IronwomanStrong and me! We all recently became Iron(wo)men when we finished Ironman Louisville on Aug 24, 2014. During our training we would meet up on Wednesdays to talk Ironman and other things triathlon-related. Now our first Ironman is behind us and we are all asking, what’s next? So today, […]

Team in Training Raffle: BECK Dutch Caribbean Earrings

I can always tell when I miss home, because those are the days I plan my outfits around my beautiful handmade BECK earrings. BECK Dutch Caribbean is a jewelry line founded by my friend Becky and inspired by our home island, Curaçao. BECK’s jewelry provides a unique representation of island lifestyle. BECK is currently available on islands like Aruba, St […]

Tried It Tuesday: Calf Sleeves & Socks by PRO Compression

If you’ve read any of my recovery posts (5 Things I Love About Recovery or Ironwoman Wednesday: Recovery), you know I’m a fan of compression gear, BIG fan. I don’t go anywhere without my compression socks, so when I was given the opportunity to review PRO Compression calf sleeves as a SweatPink Ambassador, I jumped […]