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And That’s What I Meant by ‘Life Changing’

And That's What I Meant by 'Life Changing'

When I wrote my race recap for the Leadman Tri back in April, I mentioned that it was life changing and fully intended to follow up on that thought. But then, you know, life and stuff happened and I had other things to write about and, well, it was pushed to the back burner. Let [...]

Leadman Tri Marquee Race Recap (aka That Time I Ate Ice Out of My Sports Bra)

Leadman Tri Marquee Race Recap (aka That Time I Ate Ice Out of My Sports Bra)

The Leadman Tri Marquee in Tempe, Ariz., on April 14 was billed as epic, and you know what? It wasn’t just epic. It was life changing. This was my first foray into a true endurance distance race—prior to this, I’d done Olympic length triathlons, and I’d done half marathons, but I’d never done something that [...]

These Cold Feet Have Nothing to Do With the Weather

These Cold Feet Have Nothing to Do With the Weather

We’ve reached the point of no return, y’all. The Leadman Tri Marquee Epic 125 is in less than two weeks. My bike is already en route to Phoenix. There’s really no turning back now, is there? Sure, I’ve had to repeat my “Don’t panic” mantra a few times, but I’ve gotten some nice, long rides [...]