Monthly Archive: September 2011

Sep 22

Life After Ironman

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First off, most of you probably know how obsessed I am with The Office.  I can’t get enough of it. (TWSS)  Granted, this last season has been nothing but crap, but I can (and do) watch the early season reruns over and over and over (ask Jennie).  If you haven’t seen the first episode, watch …

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Sep 19

Ironman Wisconsin: The Run

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If you missed my previous posts about Ironman Wisconsin, feel free to scroll down or follow the following links: The Bike The Swim Prerace Day 2 Arrival When I first started the run, I was happy to have met one of my goals for the day.  While more of a mental goal than anything, I …

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Sep 16

Ironman Wisconsin: The Bike

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If you missed my previous posts about Ironman Wisconsin, feel free to scroll down or follow the following links: The Swim Prerace Day 2 Arrival After finishing up a great swim and T1, I was off on the bike.  The bike started on the top of Monona Terrace which meant that the bike started with …

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Sep 15

Ironman Wisconsin: The Swim

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The plan for race morning was to be up 4:00AM.  However, at 3:00AM exactly, Jennie and I both awoke to the sound of a crash and then drip, drip, drip.  What the heck? My first thought was that something mechanical went wrong with the room.  Once we finally got a light on, we discovered that …

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Sep 14

Ironman Wisconsin: Prerace

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Saturday was my day to lay low and relax before the big day. There was a couple of things that needed to be done, but relaxation was the key.  I started off the morning by packing up my gear bags as they need to be dropped off at transition along with my bike. Promptly at …

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