Thursday, September 21, 2017
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Chattanooga 70.3 Half Ironman

The training begins…

First, you have to realize that I’d started walking at the local fitness park a few weeks ago before I went on vacation. So I’m not starting from 0 on here…almost, but not quite. I’d already started doing two or three 2-mile loops each week – for a whole week! LOL! And one of those loops was with my puppies in tow (and let me tell you…they are not the easiest critters to take on a walk of this sort. Love them to bits, but it’s all about the zigging and the zagging, and the sniffing, and the pulling in opposite directions, and the peeing, and the…well, you get the idea. Let’s just say that they are not leash-trained). Then there were about 3 weeks off…mostly. When my daughter came …

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Re-launch and The Goal! (this one gets long, folks)

Let’s get this site back up and running! This site started out as having a goal of being a community for girl cyclists to share routes, diets, recipes (for things like recovery shakes, nutrition bars, etc.), equipment reviews, race & training triumphs, etc. But it never really got off the ground. As of last week though, because of a challenge I’ve just signed up for, I’d like this site to focus on women’s sports fitness in general! Not just cycling! Today My friend Cathy suckered me into signing up for the Chattanooga, TN Half Ironman coming up in May, 2016! To understand how ridiculous this is, you’d have to realize that a) I don’t swim with my head in the water (yet); b) I’ve hardly ridden my bike at all …

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