• Biking,  Running,  Swimming,  Triathlon

    Musings: #GaneebanTris – Week 2

    …and fails! Not really fails, but damn humbled by the latest #TriTuesdayTraining for sure. But first, let’s get talking about post workout #1. Putting the bike in my car and getting it out is so damn annoying. Thankfully, J has been super helpful in doing this, even in the rain. Each time I have to put down the seats and remove the cover, then awkwardly scrape myself and my car, by trying to thrust the bike in there without getting it caught somewhere. Definitely a case of first world problems. Thankfully, I have a blog I can whine about these things. After the first training, I asked a few questions from…

  • Running

    Happy #GlobalRunningDay 2017

    I thought it was National Running Day!…but, after looking at the blog the 2016 post celebrated the same holiday — #GlobalRunningDay. Coincidence or not, maybe creature of habit, but I retired a pair of Kinvara’s on this day last year and used new ones to celebrate it this year! I think I’m making my running comeback… The hardest part is realizing that you are starting the process over. When I started to despise the runs, it was because I was running a lot of miles and lost the joy of it. I was in good (my standards) running shape. I am no longer anywhere near that shape at the moment.…

  • Uncategorized

    The Great Garmin Debacle of 2013

    Oh no you didn’t!!   When you order from Amazon you hope and think that everything is as advertised, right? Well, after finally pulling the trigger on a Garmin watch, I was proven wrong. One could blame this on the fact that I purchased one at a fairly discounted rate or because it was from a third party seller. However, when something is listed as “Condition: New” it should be as stated. Well, mine wasn’t.   Let’s go back about five weeks, or so. Yes, that’s how long it took me to register my dang watch. Since I could see the pertinent information – times, pace, and distance, I didn’t really think…