Ironman Augusta 70.3 2016 Race Recap

Ironman Augusta 70.3 2016 Race Recap

September 25 was going to be my day.  The Ironman  Augusta 70.3 triathlon was finally here.  The race I had been training so hard for on one of my favorite courses.  It was four-and-a-half months...

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Letter to the Triathlon Coach

Letter to the Triathlon Coach

I have been an endurance coach for some time now.  Once in a while, I receive an email from a client which chokes me up with pride.  Today, I received one of those letters, so instead of sharing it...

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FD3 Triathlon: Goof Recap

FD3 Triathlon: Goof Recap

The previous post was a review of the FD3 Triathlon Series as if it was a product.  Below you will find a more detailed account of my personal experiences during the race.  Let me know in the...

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Florida Triathlon Review – FD3

Florida Triathlon Review – FD3

FD3 FLORIDA TRIATHLON INTRODUCTION The event company Multirace, holds numerous running and Florida triathlon events, and recently has planned an event in Habana, Cuba.  The Multirace...

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NYC Marathon: Goof Recap

NYC Marathon: Goof Recap

If you didn’t have an opportunity to read the epic writing in the previous post, I discussed the reason “why” I ran the NYC Marathon, then I highly recommend that you do.  Not just because the...

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The Long Haul 100 Ultramarathon Experience

The Long Haul 100 Ultramarathon Experience

(Edited by Brad Minus) The Decision My 3 years of running experience started with multiple injuries including a couple of ankle fractures. However, I still managed to complete a marathon, a 50K and a 50-miler. Even with my injuries I completed these races successfully...
IFES 006 – Elite After 40 with Jon Noland

IFES 006 – Elite After 40 with Jon Noland

   In this episode: As luck would have it, I had the opportunity to interview my coach, Jon Noland. (Yes, coaches have coaches.  Confucius says “Those who coach themselves, have a fool for a coach.”) This episode gives a different view of training and...
IFES 005 – The Ironman Ohio 70.3 Experience

IFES 005 – The Ironman Ohio 70.3 Experience

Episode: 00​5 Title: ​The Ironman Ohio 70.3 ExperienceFinal Show Link:  https://innerfireendurance.com/ifes005 In this episode: Last week I had the opportunity to participate in the Ironman Ohio 70.3 triathlon.  My idea was to give you audio as it was happening, but...
IFES 004 – 5 Tips for Summer Training

IFES 004 – 5 Tips for Summer Training

In this episode:  Coach Brad goes over the impacts of training in the heat and ways to help. Coach Brad covers – Why it is hard to train in the heat Physiological Factors Mental Factors Suffering 5 Ways to Help with training in the heat Hydrate Continuously...
IFES 003 – It’s Never too Late with Lynn Cooke

IFES 003 – It’s Never too Late with Lynn Cooke

In this episode:  I had the honor and privilege to interview the Masters Track 1-mile Age Group American Record Holder, Susan “Lynn” Cooke*. (*In the racing world she goes by her legal first name, Susan, but to the rest of us she will always be Lynn.) Our...