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[143] A good year

Swim: 0 m/112,725 m Bike: 10/1,470.9 miles Run: 31/773.6 miles I’ve elaborated on my accomplishments in several posts in recent months, so today, the last day of my Year of the Triathlon, I’m just going to let my Daily Mile profile blurb summarize a … Continue reading

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[142] The Year of the Triathlon

Swim: 0 m/112,725 m Bike: 19.6/1,460.9 miles Run: 11/742.6 miles 2011 has been a huge year for me, and it’s tough to think about how to summarize all of my experiences in a single blog post. But the more I’ve thought about … Continue reading

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[137] November

November wasn’t much of a training month for me – it was a month of racing and resting. After putting in the hard work all year, this was the month in which I finally got to put that training to use. And then … Continue reading

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[127] October

Since my triathlon season officially ended with my Olympic-distance race last month, October was really focused on running. And although I’ve been improving on the run all year, I really feel like October was a breakout month for me, for … Continue reading

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[124] More milestones

Swim: 1,040 m/112,725 m Bike: 0/1,247.9 miles Run: 17.4/545 miles At the risk of sounding like a broken record, I’ve surprised myself yet again with my running over the past week. I’ve been so motivated recently, particularly after my 5k a … Continue reading

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[123] Building confidence

Swim: 1,040 m/111,685 m Bike: 0/1,247.9 miles Run: 20.1/514.6 miles I wanted to wait until the day after until I wrote anything about my 15-miler this weekend, just to see how everything felt 24 hours later. This 15-miler was the longest run … Continue reading

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[122] Fun with numbers

Swim: 1,000 m/110,645 m Bike: 0/1,247.9 miles Run: 5/494.5 miles I’ve been training for my half-marathon with specific paces set by my training plan. Those paces were based off a predicted 20:40 5k time, which, in turn, was extrapolated from the … Continue reading

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