Monthly Archives: August 2013

What to expect when you’re expecting

One week out. Whoa. WHOA. Since I started tapering a week ago (I consider my first “taper” week more of a normal recovery week than a taper), I found myself with some spare time on my hands. With this newfound … Continue reading

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Wednesday Links

Between my birthday, my fantasy football draft, working, and going crazy because of my taper, I haven’t finished any of the half dozen posts I have started. So read other things: Teammate, friend, dude running around San Diego in “rhody” … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Things I Like: spandex for women? yup. Oiselle Stride Short

This is a story about a boy and his form fitting clothing. Spandex. Hugger of legs, supporter of muscles, 80s fashion staple. I switched to racing running events in spandex from my trusty Saucony Inferno 3″ split shorts for the … Continue reading

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Reflections on a training cycle

Whoa. How the hell am I tapering for an Ironman already? How is it late August? How is it almost my birthday? What. the. fuck. Man, the past few months have been rough. I barely even feel like I have … Continue reading

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