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YMCA Mini-Tri Race Report

09/17/2013 20:50:00 PM

Heats were color-coded. Blue means the sexy heatI have found that I enjoy all levels and types of triathlon. I loved the intensity and busyness of the Half Ironman and, at least in the beginning, the Honolulu Triathlon. But the kicked-back, ...

YMCA Mini-Tri

09/09/2013 21:04:00 PM

I have registered for yet another I'm-Out-Of-Shape-So-I-Should-Race triathlon! Because I like racing and there aren't a ton of local tris. Also, the start for this one is literally a five minute walk from the house.It's a sprint, but they are ...

I Wrote a Book!

08/23/2013 17:29:00 PM

Hey everybody!I wrote a book. It's called He's the Weird Teacher. It's not about fitness, though there is a metaphor involving triathlon. It's about teaching, and if you are at all interested in teaching, or are a teacher, or have a child who ...

DF 2.0- Oregon Edition

08/21/2013 16:21:00 PM

I am running, I swear.I'm not updating much right now. We do not have internet yet in our new apartment. We scheduled and it will take a week for them to flip the switch or plug in the whatsit or whatever it is that they do to make internet ...

The Rogue Run- Rogue River Half Marathon

08/08/2013 03:29:00 AM

Here's the deal-I'm not training like I'd like. But I didn't have an event to train for. Plus we've been moving and moving and moving.Well, we finally found an apartment in Medford, OR, where I will be teaching third grade. Which meant it was ...

Running With the Boy

07/30/2013 01:33:00 AM

I'm Trying, Plus A Lot of Book Stuff So Please Read

07/22/2013 01:30:00 AM

I've been slacking hard here for a while now and I swear I'm going to get better at it again soon. Things have been crazy with the move and the baby and the job hunt and the excuse-making.I am still training, though not as often or intensely ...

Altra 3-Sum Shoe First Take

07/10/2013 14:56:00 PM

I'm going to go ahead and start by saying, Wow, I'm so far behind and I've been really bad at keeping up the blog. I have excuses! We moved from Hawaii to the mainland last week and there has been lots going on. I've got a relay to write a report ...

Honoulu Tri '13 Race Report

06/16/2013 06:09:00 AM

Here we are, my last and final triathlon in Hawaii. Also, the only race I've done three times as a solo. Also, the worst run I've ever had during a race (save maybe 2011's Ko'Olina Sprint). But I'm getting ahead of myself.I registered for Honolulu ...

Race Report- MCBH Sprit Tri

05/12/2013 15:10:00 PM

Two thirds of this race course is fantastic. It's fast and the roads, being held on a military base, are well maintained. The swim took place right off the runway, in the bay.The swim was gross.I knew that going in. I've raced here before with ...