Category Archives: Cycling

Well hello again

So it’s been a while, huh? Around the time of the bike crash that derailed my Ironman training, my then-new, now former job ramped up. I sort of stopped reading running/triathlon blogs, and writing fell several notches down the priority … Continue reading

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Injury Update #1

Five days into my injury-imposed rest, I’m in higher spirits than I anticipated. It might be the oxycodone talking, but for potentially having my Ironman dreams squashed (for the time being), I think I’m doing ok mentally. All I’m focused … Continue reading

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Week 11: A lot of time in the saddle

I spent a lot of time on my bikes this week since it’s a bike-focused week in my training plan. Honestly, by the end I had a painful saddle sore and a tired neck. And I was very ready for … Continue reading

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Velo 4 Yellow Century Recap, and Weekly Update!

This week I hoped to get back on my schedule after vacation. It only sort of worked. But the trade-off of skipping a few workouts was that I got to make dinners with friends and fit in a much needed … Continue reading

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15 Weeks to Go and the Tour de France!

Nothing says summertime like a DVR full of Tour de France stages. I suppose baseball games and pool time are also very summery, but man I enjoy watching the Tour every summer. I admit I don’t really pay attention to … Continue reading

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