Tag Archives: motivation

Running mantras

I’m finally becoming more comfortable when running.  When I say more comfortable, I mean that I have improved from “oh my god this sucks so bad, my legs hurt, my knees hurt, everything hurts, this is so hard, how do … Continue reading

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I guess this is really happening….

Yesterday I quickly signed up for the Lake Stevens 70.3 Ironman in August of 2014. I was nervous thinking about it all day, and now I feel less nervous, and more a feeling of dread.  So. Much. Training.  So many … Continue reading

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The Motivation Myth

My former coach recently wrote a blog post strongly disputing the idea that motivation is some magical thing that people are blessed with, or can get out of a bottle. As usual, I wish she was wrong. I am probably … Continue reading

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Tri Girl, hey!

I finally imported my old Blogger blog over here to Word Press (hooray!).  I started that blog in the summer of 2011, right when I first began to train for the Las Vegas 1/2 Marathon.  My, how far I’ve come. … Continue reading

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