Why I Love The Utica Boilermaker 15k

The average woman or man is cheered on just as much as the elite first finishers. It’s a small city, struggling to survive – judging by the scores of people from its four neighborhoods…it will. Talk about community spirit! The “Shadow Run” they organized, to support our troops in Afghanistan. A plethora of water and … Continue reading

First Triathlon Of 2012

My first triathlon of 2012 is this Saturday, June 9th. The Livestrong At The YMCA Greenlakes Triathlon. Proceeds directly benefit those in my community battling cancer. What an amazing event to be a part of! I have met some incredible people through this program. Being able to give back is a privilege. As you know, … Continue reading

Do I? Don’t I? Oly Tri?

I have it on my 2012 race agenda to do my very first Olympic distance triathlon.  Specifically, Delta Lake – 1500 meter swim, 24 mile bike and a 6.0 run.  I am holding off on registering till my tax refund comes in – it is SOOO hard not to sign up now.  It has as … Continue reading

Starting 2012 Strong

My first three race registrations for 2012 are complete! Livestrong Green Lakes Triathlon, The Utica Boilermaker (both my second time around) and my third Athleta Iron Girl. My goals for all three are to 1) Have fun and 2) Improve on last years times. Soon I will be registering for the Empire Marathon – my … Continue reading

Where Have I Been?

I’ve been right here. I’m still running, swimming and biking (spinning, now that winter is here). Not nearly as much as I was up until October. I’ve slacked off a bit. I’ve got some big goals for myself in 2012 – an Olympic distance triathlon and my first 26.2. So, I’ll have to crack the … Continue reading

Athleta Iron Girl 2012!!

I’m all signed up for my third Iron Girl! The event sold out here in Syracuse in 25.5 hours – crazy!! I know I still need to post my 2011 Iron Girl race report…I know!! I’ve fallen off the blogging horse and I need to get back on.

Race Updates soon!

Boilermaker, Iron Girl 2012 and my first 13.1 – Turning Stone Half Marathon! Its been a crazy busy summer between training, working and family time. I’ve really missed writing in my blog, even if its sometimes just for me :-)