Hopefully you will enjoy this compilation of Ironman Wisconsin 2013 Race Reports, race videos, and podcasts. I combed Facebook, Google, and other groups to find (and read) as many as I could. I have pulled an excerpt from each so
This was inspired by a post by Jeff Bullas.
@miketarrolly Following is a burst of writing 10 days before Ironman Wisconsin, that I never published. I wonder if any of you can identify with these emotions? The kids in Kona? How Do I Really Feel 10 Days Before IMWI?
I used to love the NFL. I was an improbable (and scorned) Vikings’ fan growing up in Wisconsin. My best friend had just moved in from Minnesota and we spent hours upon hours running around in the backyard impersonating Fran
By @miketarrolly Ahh, Goosepond. She had me at hello. The peaceful waters of Lake Guntersville, the serene terrain of Sequatchie Valley, and the friendly folk of Scottsboro, Alabama. A recipe for love. This wasn’t my plan. In fact, two weeks
This is a blog I wrote about a month away from Ironman Wisconsin, but never posted because I thought it might jinx me. I also thought it was outlandish, especially because I had covert designs on being a long-shot for
Funny how things happen. I saw a tweet today from @blueseventy that said: “10 mile swim in TN – why not? We have an entry for the first person to tell us the winning time from last year #swimthesuck” Swim
Whoever invented triathlons did me a huge favor, but if someone ever gets a bright idea to reverse the order to run, bike, swim, they will be on my short list of enemies. I was rudely reminded of just how
Occasionally I will pop across the street to the convenience store and invariably get into a discussion with June, the woman behind the counter. She deals with truckers all day, and has made it clear to me she would prefer