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New Year’s Resolutions. Or Something Like That.

I’m a bit late to the New Year’s Resolution game. Or at least I am late in writing about it. I do have some things planned. Several personal goals. A few things I’m participating in. Some garden attention.  There will … 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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If I am done training, does that mean we are done?

We must be done….because I seem to not be working out. Oh, I’m getting in my long workouts. But the midweek workouts seem to have gone bye-bye. I did our run last weekend. I swam 2x this week. And it … Continue reading

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Why do I do Triathlons?

Here is a poem I found years ago….don’t know where from, but here it is: Why Do I Do Triathlons? “I love to be alive. I love the gift of life. Never have I felt more alive than when my … Continue reading

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