YWCA Women’s Tri – Race Report

Do you know how many women finished the USA Triathlon Olympic Distance National Championships this year? 1181. Do you know how many women finished the sprint version of that race? 696. The YWCA Women’s tri had 935 women finish the race. That is not too far off from the number of finishers at the National … More YWCA Women’s Tri – Race Report

New Sponsor!!

I’m excited to announce that I am now sponsored by Lazer!  Check out my sponsor page and watch for photos in my upcoming races.  I’ll include more detailed reviews of my new gear in upcoming posts but I’m already loving it!  You should go try on some Lazer gear for yourself at Gear West Bike … More New Sponsor!!

Gear West Expo

If you haven’t heard, this weekend is the Gear West Triathlon Expo, Saturday and Sunday April 18th and 19th.  Join me Saturday for a tube change clinic or group run.  Meet product reps, race directors, local coaches and athletes or join my Gear West teammates and I for some group workouts.  Check out more details … More Gear West Expo

ITU Clermont Draft Legal – Pro Debut – Race Report

The week leading into my very first race of the year was busy and didn’t leave me with much time to actually think about my coming race.  Between work, workouts, running to appointments for my knee pain, packing and traveling, my mind was on overdrive and I was maximizing every free minute, even more so … More ITU Clermont Draft Legal – Pro Debut – Race Report

Race Packing

I thought it would be timely, with the season approaching, to talk about packing for races (my season opener is Saturday, you can read more on my schedule on the Gear West Blog).  I keep a packing list for race travel and race day gear on my phone so I can stress a little less … More Race Packing

New sponsor!

I’m excited to share that I have a new sponsor for 2015!  This year I will be partnering with blueseventy.  I’m thrilled to be working with a company whose products I already love.  Read more about blueseventy on my new sponsors page.  

It’s official…

I don’t think it was any secret that I was planning to race professionally in the coming year, but it is now official!  Today I finally got my Elite License (Pro Card, however you like to call it) for racing in 2015.   If you asked me two years ago, or even last year, where I … More It’s official…

December Update

Here I am on my lunch break, walking through the downtown skyways writing my blog in a note on my phone. Normally I’d be at the pool but the time has come, finally, to take a real break from swimming. I haven’t taken more than a couple days away from the pool since my 16 … More December Update