Monthly Archives: August 2006

Voice Massage Me

Is it wrong that I like to be swaddled as an adult?  Okay, maybe I phrased that incorrectly.  My wife purchased me a massage as a reward for Sunday’s hard work.  I’ve had about three legitimate massages in my life.  … Continue reading

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140.6 Complete

Hey folks, I’m alive and well.  In fact I’m doing better than I would have expected three full days after finishing my first Ironman.  I have much to share, but I’m not sure where to begin.  While I make up … Continue reading

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And He’s Off…

Alright, the canon has sounded and my epic journey should be underway at the very moment this post goes live.  If all goes according to plan I should spend about an hour swimming my 2.4 miles in the lake and … Continue reading

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Sunday Plans

Hey, anyone interested in a little swim, bike, or run tomorrow? Just curious. Nope, I’m not at all nervous about my little outing tomorrow. I am so calm. I’m calm like Samuel L. Jackson on a plane with snakes. Now … Continue reading

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HyMan Canada

So we are now only three days away from my first Ironman. It’s been very fun so far chatting with other athletes about their Ironman experiences. The common advice from all the veterans is to enjoy your first Ironman event … Continue reading

Posted in Science, Sports, Vanity is Overrated | 26 Comments

This Triathlete’s Life

We’re here in Pentiction, B.C. along with tons of other triathletes. Here’s a little soundbite from the road. I made this recording using my cell phone when we were about 45 minutes away from the US-Canadian border. I apologize in … Continue reading

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Gutcheck Time

I will take this blog on the road as I report from Penticton, B.C. in Canada the rest of the week.  Tomorrow begins the pilgrimage north of the border for Sunday’s big race, just six days away.  It’s been 51 … Continue reading

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