Category Archives: Greenville

USAT Nationals Race Recap

I love to race. Every time I think about how triathlon training can get tedious and feels like it takes up so much time, I remind myself how much fun it is to race. And to end the season with … Continue reading

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USAT Nationals Tracking & Goals

Last year when I received the email that I qualified for USAT Nationals, I was honored, but I eventually deleted it without too much thought. When it was announced that the venue was changed from Burlington, VT to Milwaukee, WI, … Continue reading

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What Now?

Like most runners, I rarely finish a training cycle, without some idea of what the next “big thing” will be. The only way I have found to beat post-race depression is to jump right into something new…even if that “something … Continue reading

Posted in bike, Goals, Greenville, injuries, Moving, Races, running, swimming, training, Travel, triathlon, work travel | 21 Comments

Moving Forward

Thank you all so much for your thoughtful comments and support from my race recap. No one truly understands how disappointing this sport can be and how much passion we have for it, except other runners. As more time has … Continue reading

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Emotional Roller Coaster

My life over the last week has been nothing short of a huge emotional roller coaster. It’s been highs followed by lows, then quickly followed by highs… One week ago today, as I was preparing for 3 days of fun … Continue reading

Posted in friends, Goals, Greenville, injuries, life, Moving, parties, Races, running, training, walter, weekend fun | 16 Comments

One Month

In one month from today I will be running 26.2 miles through Eugene, OR. To say I am excited is an understatement. I CANNOT WAIT. Of course I am nervous as hell too. And a little terrified of the pain and ecstatic … Continue reading

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(Un)steady State

Before I get to my NYC 1/2 Marathon race report, I had to get some thoughts out on everything related to our move. In short, things are going really, really well. And it terrifies me.  We are moving along through the … Continue reading

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