Santa Rosa 70.3

While my year did not start out on the right foot I was looking forward to racing in Santa Rosa for a few reasons.  Firstly it has to be one of the more beautiful race course with my preferred race whether, sunny but cool, reminiscent of race morning at one of my favorite Minnesota races, … More Santa Rosa 70.3

St. Anthony

Hello! This year has been a little more than busy but I’m trying to catch up on some blogging now.  I’ll take you back to the last week in April.  I was looking forward to some short course racing at St. Anthony’s in Florida but unfortunately life had a different plan.  Early Monday morning of … More St. Anthony

Puerto Rico 70.3

I was fortunate to have met an awesome tri couple back at Silverman 70.3 that relocated to Puerto Rico and offered me a home stay for the race.  I put PR on my calendar back in December but life happens.  Three weeks before the race I happened to check out houses on the market in … More Puerto Rico 70.3

Ironman 70.3 Dubai

After checking out the initial start list and ticket prices for Dubai I figured it could be a great start to the season.  Unfortunately, everyone had the same idea and the pro list exploded.  The weather in Dubai is actually quite ideal for racing in January, mid 70’s and basically no humidity.  With mostly base … More Ironman 70.3 Dubai

2016 Reflections

My second pro season was filled with some highs and plenty of lows, coming off a solid 2015 it was tough get my head around the lows. I had high expectations to carry my rising performance level through 2016. I started the year off early racing in Panama at the end of January with possibly … More 2016 Reflections

Major League Triathlon – Temple Texas Race Report

Last week I raced my first Major League Triathlon race in Temple, Texas.  If you don’t know about the series you should check in out at  It’s a series of four events featuring age group races, a pro mixed relay super sprint (the most entertaining form of triathlon), clinics with the pros, meet and … More Major League Triathlon – Temple Texas Race Report

Ironman 70.3 Pan American Championships Panama – Race Report

My Dad and I flew into Panama City Wednesday evening, arriving at the hotel late we went right to bed. Thursday and Friday I was working remotely so I parked myself at breakfast for a few hours each morning and then my hotel room desk. It was a nice distraction from the race ahead and … More Ironman 70.3 Pan American Championships Panama – Race Report