Monthly Archive: May 2009

May 30

Finally Registered

I have finally registered from some of my planned tri’s for this summer.  I had about 5 or 6 that I was wanting to do, but hadn’t actually taken the plunge and signed up for any.  The big factor in my delay in signing up was figuring out whether or not I should sign up …

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May 27

A Little of Everything

Today, despite the fact that I am supposed to be a on taper for Sunburst, I was able to do a little of everything.  The taper according to my training plan had the final two weeks going very light on activity which sort of drive me nuts.  It is hard to go from 40-50 miles …

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May 25

A Day Off For Extra Exercise

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Today was Memorial Day (or Decoration Day if you want to be old school).  That means that Jennie and I got the day off of work.  After a completely relaxing day yesterday, we got a out a bit today to enjoy the weather. I started the morning off with a bike ride through Cascade and …

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May 22

Youch!

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Note to self – when applying sunscreen, make sure to get it EVERYWHERE that is going to be exposed to the sun.  I had the sense to load up on SPF35 before my ride yesterday, but as you can see, I missed a small area on my left shoulder.  I didn’t notice it until this …

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May 21

Inaugural Grand Haven Bike Ride

I did my first bike ride out to Grand Haven this afternoon.  It is a 35 mile ride from home to Jennie’s work.  I planned it so that I would arrive shortly before she finished with work so that I could throw my bike into the back of her car and hitch a ride home.  …

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