Monthly Archives: June 2012

Fifteen

On June 29th, 1997, I married Lisa Wheaton, my best friend and the sweetest woman in the world. We’ve had so much fun since then, and I love her so much more today than I had figured possible on that … Continue reading

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The True Meaning of Triathlon

All three sports means . . . lots of laundry every week.

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Tri FAQs

Over the last couple years, my friends, family, and acquaintances have asked me lots of questions about triathlon. I love answering these questions; it shows that they care about what I’m into and that I might have something to offer. … Continue reading

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A Year Later, I Can Do This. You Can, Too!

A year ago, when Kim announced the “You Can Do This” project, I could just tell it was going to be an important addition to the online landscape of diabetes. A year later, it’s become bigger and more empowering than … Continue reading

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Girl, You’ll Be a Woman Soon

I’ve always said that triathlon is more than three disciplines. Beyond swimming, cycling, and running, you have to be good at transitions, nutrition, and recovery. And for some of us, there’s also diabetes. I have a training plan with very … Continue reading

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Cloudy – Monday, 5:45AM

“Was the pool too cloudy or are you just done?” Pool Guy asked me as I left the pool deck after a quick 20-minute set. [1] The water was very cloudy today. Last Friday it was ridiculously clear and refreshingly … Continue reading

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Snapshots from the Midwest

Here are some random photos from my trip last week. Enjoy!

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100 Easy Miles

Where do I even start? I have a dozen different directions that I could go and enough material for a few different posts. Let’s start at the end and work our way backward to the end again, à la “Memento.” … Continue reading

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