Monthly Archives: June, 2012

Something new…

Something borrowed, something blue. Wait, I am getting confused with training and wedding planning! haha. The bottom line is that I am a tad late for the wedding hoopla. I am thrilled that my daughter is getting married, but I have been so busy trying to be a triathlete that I have foresaken some of …

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A Year in Review (plus a look back 22 years)

This might be an odd time to think back on the past year…. it is June, not December. But, it was last June I started a big challenge. I signed up with Coach Katie Malone to get me to the finish line at the Marine Corps Marathon. I crossed that line and kept going. I …

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My “be like a dog” week

This time last year I started training for the Marine Corps Marathon. How time flies! I remember being excited but still full of anxiety and worry about not being able to finish it. So worried that I hired a professional to help get me there… my coach, Katie Malone. She did just that and more. …

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Race Recap – Dixie Diva Sprint Tri

I did it! I finished my first triathlon and I couldn’t be happier. It was a wonderful day and I can’t stop thinking about what I want to do next. I have been walking around all day with my number still written on my body – I don’t want to wash it off:) The race …

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Fletcher Flyer

On a whim I decided to sign up for the 50 mile ride for the Fletcher Flyer. It is a local mass bike ride with 4 route distances… 30, 50, 62 and 100. The course is described as “relatively flat”. Somehow in my optimism I translated this to mean FLAT. When you live in the …

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