Remember to Celebrate Your Accomplishments!


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I have had the weirdest experience with my Ironman.  I know I completed it, I remember every second of the day like it was yesterday, but it often still feels so surreal, and there have been times that it has even felt insignificant. Yes, I dedicated most of 2014 to training and it was the absolute […]

My First Triathlon


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Two days from my first Ironman, it seems fitting to dedicate a post to my very first triathlon. Pablo and I were a few weeks away from our 300-mile Climate Ride cycling adventure from NYC to DC, so we decided to challenge ourselves to something new: a 250 Yard Swim, 9 Mile Bike and 5K Run at the […]

Ironwoman Wednesday: Training Reflections


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Welcome back to Ironwoman Wednesday with Jamie at From Couch to Ironwoman, Michelle at IronwomanStrong and me! We’re all training for Ironman Louisville, and are coming together every Wednesday to share our journeys and talk triathlon with all you other half and full Ironmen and women! We are just 11 days away from race day! Isn’t that amazing?! […]