Author Archives: Corey

About Corey

I am a 30-something swim, bike, run addict married to my best friend and in love with my two schnoodle doggies.

Building

4¬†weeks until USAT Nationals & 13 weeks until Chicago Marathon I knew with overlapping training cycles, that there would be weeks where the volumes of both were building. I knew it would be tough, but hoped that my body would … Continue reading

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Chasing PR’s

There was a stretch of time a couple of years ago where I PR’d every time I raced. I was chipping away at older times in just about every distance, including varying triathlon distances. I was doing more focused speed … Continue reading

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Swim/Bike & Run Balance

5 weeks until USAT Nationals & 14 weeks until Chicago Marathon I had a small build week for running this week, but it was a cutback in volume for swimming and biking. I didn’t necessarily plan this, but it worked … Continue reading

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