Crossroads

Back when I was in school it was always my number one dream to become a collegiate athlete.  I idolized them for the way they looked, how they carried themselves, and most of all what they stood for, walking around in their varsity blues.  So when the opportunity came up I was always in the…

2014 Race Schedule

2013       70.3 Worlds Las Vegas NV Half Iron 8-Sep LA Triathlon Los Angeles CA Olympic 29-Sep Rock and Roll   Half Los Angeles CA Half Marathon 27-Oct         2014       Surf City Half Hungtington Beach CA Half Marathon 2-Feb LA Marathon Los Angeles CA Full Marathon 9-Mar…

Only 2 weeks to go!!!

It was about this time last week I was really starting to get excited about all the cool summer activities I had coming up.  First Boston to see my sister graduate from Law School, then Placid for a mini training trip, Eagleman shortly after, and I had just signed up for QT2 Lake Placid camp…

Progress

People often ask me, “What’s your goal time for Placid?” My response continues to be the same. I don’t know. I think it’s foolish to make a prediction on something with so many variables out of your control and that’s so far away. I’ve seen it before, and in the end no one remembers what…

Shamrock Run

We’ve all had those freakouts, real or imagined of oversleeping a final exam or showing up late to an important job interview.  In my case, most recently, they’re usually race related; realizing my goggles are missing moments before the swim start or getting into T1 to find my bike has been replaced by a unicycle,…

Failure

“There is no failure except in no longer trying”                                                                  – Elbert Hubbard In 2002 as a college freshman I had two significant goals and I wrote them on a dry erase board next to my bed so that I could see them every morning when I woke up. 1) Graduate with a bachelors in…