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Swim, Bike, and NO RUN… aka Aquabike!

1st September 2009 | 0 Comments

For those of you who don’t know what the Aquabike is, I will make it simple… 70.3-13.1 = 57.2 Yup there is just no running the half marathon. Seems perfect to swim hard and hammer the bike, right? I guess so if you don’t like to run, but I [...]

Running down the Moose

8th June 2009 | 0 Comments

What a great weekend at the races. The weather was perfect both days and the lake wasn’t even that cold this year! Not sure if it was the long sleeve wetsuit or if the water was just warmer, but I was relieved. I remember last year being in a sleeveless and the water [...]

St. Croix 70.3… hot, humid, and hilly!

27th May 2009 | 2 Comments

Finally, the first race of the season! I was really excited and nervous, as the course and weather conditions are a bit tough in St. Croix. Everyone talks about The Beast, which is a 600 ft climb over 7/10 of a mile @ 14-27% grade. Yeah it was tough, but I have to say I [...]