I had written out an entire race-report type blog about my training camp weekend. It was long. I looked at it and thought “Who in the world would read it?” The fact is it was long and boring to most people but me (for my memory). I opted not to bore anyone who would read … More Clermont, FL Training Camp March 15 – 17
Training Camp The weekend of March 15 – 17 the 2013 Georgia Ironteam went to Clermont, FL for a triathlon training camp. I have been to two training camps before: the first for the inaugural Ironteam for Ironman Arizona in Blowing Rock, NC, and a second as part of a private group, also in Blowing … More Training Camp – Clermont, FL – LONG version
When I was training for my first Ironman I traveled about 2-3 times per month for 2-3 days. It made things tricky, but with some adjustment, I was able to get almost all the workouts in. This time I am traveling for two weeks. Granted I am in one place for those two weeks, but … More Training when traveling for work. Let the adventure begin!
Before heading over I was told that the Czechs like their meat. And that is true. No doubt about that. But…many places also have a meatless option. Often it is like in the US – carbs, some veggies, maybe a salad. Protein? Yeah….it’s very much like eating out in the US – often it is … More Being Vegetarian in the Czech Republic
On Monday February 25 I hit a low in my travels. It is typical – your trip is just over half way done, you are tired, things are catching up and….a mini melt down or just being overwhelmed…what ever you wish to call it…hits. I kept perspective: I know I am lucky. I have been … More A low that was OK