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Physial Therapy Wars: Sexism at the PT clinic

Dear Physical Therapy Boy, Yep, I’m seeing you for my herniated disc at the request of my MD.  What I’d like you to know is that I can see your judgment a mile away.   You are all of 30 and … Continue reading

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The Lapsed Triathlete is Getting Ready to Move It

From time to time I write about exercise, training and the Ironman.  Despite my desires, I am currently a lapsed athlete. However… there is a light at the end of that tunnel. (The light at the end of the tunnel … Continue reading

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Lap Swim Wars: Sexism in the Pool

I’m a lapsed athlete. Or maybe a binge athlete.  At any rate, since about 2000 I have been a fairly consistently involved in marathons, triathlons, long distance cycling and bike-touring.  The intensity level varies but there was usually something going … Continue reading

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Meg & Jen’s Race Plan- Ironman Wisconsin ’08

We are nearly there. We have shipped our bikes and we can’t remember what day it is and we are counting down the workouts. Saturday, August 30: Run 10 miles. Sunday, August 31: Double spin class. Pack for Madison. Monday, … Continue reading

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Wierdo in Lane 3

Ok, first let me say that really all I feel like doing is swimming. Well, that is not true. In the realm of exercise, all I want to do is swim. All I really want to do in ‘real life’ … Continue reading

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