Monthly archive for ‘ October, 2009 ’

Ironman World Championships = TOUGH!

16th October 2009 | 3 Comments

This ironman was by far the toughest race I have done to date. The course itself isn’t bad; it’s the conditions out here that get you… the winds and the heat. You don’t come here thinking different, as everyone always talks about how brutal the winds can be and how hot the lava [...]


Yay Carbs!

9th October 2009 | 0 Comments

Well, given Monday night’s fat load was a disaster, I am being smarter during the Thursday/ Friday carbo load. I am doing so by stuffing my face the right way.. one meal at a time (with snacks). It has been a long 24 hours of eating…and I am still not done! As of [...]


Kona = AWESOME!

7th October 2009 | 2 Comments

One word: AWESOME! This place rocks! I flew in on Sunday night and couldn’t really see much, but when I woke up Monday morning, I can now see why people rave about Hawaii! The house we are staying at has a beautiful ocean view, a fabulous pool, and yes a LONG steep [...]