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2014 Magrath Triathlon Race Recap


Let me start this post by asking, why don’t we have sprint fun runs? Why don’t we have community track meets where I can run a 100 m or 200 m dash? I would ROCK at those kind of runs. Why are they always distance runs? I once again undertook a triathlon without being properly prepared. I had only three…

Friday Fitness Recap July 4


Congratulations┬áDeanna Barkley, winner of the Carproof sweepstakes $100 gift card to Sportchek! I hope you buy something awesome Deanna! Anyhoo-┬áThis week was not your traditional fitness week, between the dragon boat festival and the holidays my work outs were…different. Friday- Nothing I was set to do an open water swim. I raced home, grabbed my gear and headed to Jensen’s…

Friday Fitness Recap


I thought Friday would never come! Friday- Nothing I laid down at 6 p.m. for a nap and slept until 7:30 a.m. needless to say, my week working on the floods wore me right out! Saturday- Dragon Boat Practise 1- hr Sunday- Brick Run & Basketball This marked my first day of triathlon training. I did my first bike ride…