Givin’ it another TRI

It’s been nearly 2 years to the day since I completed my first – and only – triathlon. I had SUCH a blast doing the Greeley Sprint Tri in 2011, but my heart and passion lies in the mountains (trail running). So I haven’t hit the pool for quite a while. UNTIL NOW! A few…

A weekend ride to Ft. Collins

I’ve been taking a spin class for 5 weeks now, and I really love it. I feel healthier. My legs feel stronger. My saddle is well conditioned. So over the weekend, I wanted to go for a long (50+ mile) ride on the road since the weather was so gorgeous. My friend Will accompanied me,…

The past 11 days

Seriously, where has the month of July gone?! My last blog post was on July 19. And a lot has happened in the past 11 days. Let’s catch everyone up to speed, just for funsies. Plus, I have terrible memory, so it’s a good exercise for me. Here’s a list of some of the things…

Confidence on My Bike and Good Friday

18 mile (avg’d 15.5 mph) ride this morning, and my legs felt human again. That’s the wonderful thing about cycling, no matter how trashy your legs might feel from a hard run, spinning them around helps loosen them up. I used to be so terrified of road biking when I first got my bike, but…