1. Ironman Louisville was extremely organized and well supported. There was never a time when I felt out of sorts or had to wait. 2. I hated that Saturday’s practice swim gave the river a “huge current” label. There’s no
I’m trying to pull together a race report for Ironman Louisville, but it’s not coming easily. My first race at Wisconsin was off-the-charts excitement, but round two was much more Zen. Wisconsin was a “prove it” race, while Louisville was
I’m not sure what Ironman puts in the tonic they feed race volunteers, but it should be a staple in the diet of humanity. I have been to endless charity functions and goodwill events, but not many cultures detach from ego like Ironman volunteers.
Louisville to Nashville isn’t that far by car, but, as I shifted around in my seat to subdue the pain in my ass and hamstrings, it occurred to me that I nearly covered that 177 mile hike on human power
So, I’m living most men’s dream come true. In a downtown hotel with a bachelorette party in the next room. Too bad it’s the night before my Ironman. I ran into the mother of the bride and told her the deal
We got invited over to the Colonel’s after Ironman Louisville for chicken buckets and slaw. This is Kentucky hospitality.
I had a minor panic attack the other day when the clasp of my Garmin broke. I called all over town to see if any of the running stores had replacement bands. Nobody had anything in stock. Today I was
I’m staying with my friend Sarah, her man, and her two very large dogs. We had a great time talking about our days back in Rockford, Illinois (where we met), design, and watching my dog feel out the giants. Around
I had only been running for about 8 months, I had done one Sprint triathlon, then watched Ironman Louisville. I registered for Ironman Wisconsin two weeks later. Now, I am back to where it all began. I remember the first time
Technically there are still 3 days left before Ironman Louisville. I’ve been counting down, but keep forgetting to add the hours, and occasionally, like now when it says 23, that number is substantial. Hope I haven’t been freaking you out