Ironman Chattanooga 70.3 Triathlon Part Deux

Ironman Chattanooga 70.3 Triathlon Part Deux

Ironman Chattanooga 70.3 Prolougue I had every intention of getting some vindication on the Ironman Chattanooga 70.3 course this year.  I made a plan, trained for it, and stayed healthy, but unfortunately it did not come to fruition as I expected. Last year I toed the...
6 Tips For Quality Run Training

6 Tips For Quality Run Training

Tips for Quality Run Training Train no faster than one pace quicker than the race you are training for. For example, 5k pace is good for an Olympic-distance race, while half-marathon pace suffices for IRONMAN training. Distinguish what your greatest limiter is. Is it...
Yamuna Body Rolling – Better than Foam Rolling?

Yamuna Body Rolling – Better than Foam Rolling?

  Being immersed in the fitness industry provides me with a ton of different opportunities to experience different techniques, methodologies, and products.  I recently had the privilege of a one-on-one demo of the Yamuna® body rolling technique that focuses on...
Chicago Marathon 2016: Goof Race Recap

Chicago Marathon 2016: Goof Race Recap

Leading up to the Chicago Marathon 2016 The Chicago Marathon provides an excellent course, plenty of support and, for me, a chance to visit home for a few days.  It was no different for me this time, with one small factor.  I was not nearly as trained for it as I...
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 since Ironman Chattanooga 70.3 and I was going to be ready to get my...
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 via a Facebook post, I decided to copy it here. The Letter...
Get Faster on the Bike with these 5 Tips

Get Faster on the Bike with these 5 Tips

I found when looking for ways to get faster on the bike, is that there is so much information, from different coaches and experts, that it can be confusing and overwhelming.  Personally, I enjoy having so much information as it allows me to try different...
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 comments section if you have any feedback on which you prefer or any...
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 Florida triathlon events, I have competed in, have not been...
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 writing was fantastic, but it is my hope that the recap will be more...