A New Start

Every month our team leader of I Race Like A Girl, Angela Naeth comes up with monthly team challenges. This month, April, is “What I did well today, what can I improve?”. It is not our usual physical challenge but mental and food for thought. This food for thought made me think how I can apply toContinue reading “A New Start”

Tough Week but End on High Note

My week started on the downside with breakup with boyfriend but ended on high note. We all go through roller coasters in our lives but it has we handle it and what we do. My girlfriends and I Race Like A Girl team were there to help me pick up the pieces of splitsville.  Every timeContinue reading “Tough Week but End on High Note”

Benefit For Women Being Physically Fit

Today, in my email this was posted “Physically fit women are 90% less likely to develop dementia, study claims”.  We all know being physically fit .has many benefits but this study adds another benefit. What the study determined being physically fit is that cardio of 120 watts. Even wattage of 90 delayed.  I saw my motherContinue reading “Benefit For Women Being Physically Fit”

8th Annual Indoor Triathlon Series for Hurricane Relief

It is time to think about your goals for 2018 races. If it include triathlons, the 8th Annual Indoor Triathlon Series for Hurricane Relief are perfect to test your endurance or check out what triathlons are. Save the dates: January 20th, February 10th and March 3rd. Sign up early to get your t-shirt. More information andContinue reading “8th Annual Indoor Triathlon Series for Hurricane Relief”

Thankful for the Holidays and Reflection

Let the holidays be a positive time for you. Reflect back on your races but how people touch you during your race season. This year, I trained with a great group of women that made training fun. Their inspiration push you everyday and get you out of bed early to train. Also, I meet AngelaContinue reading “Thankful for the Holidays and Reflection”

My Thanks for Thanksgiving

Today what is happening in the world of bad, sometimes we forget those close to us that is good. This is my thanks to special group of women, Girls Who Run the World. I am thankful for their support and being there: When you break up from your boyfriend When you are injured you cannotContinue reading “My Thanks for Thanksgiving”

Healing and Recharging

My injury may have stop my running but it has recharge me. Why I am saying recharge? Mentally, I was drained to run another step and train for another long distance race. This is my time of the year where I like to slow down my sports (swim/bike/run) to enjoy everything around me for theContinue reading “Healing and Recharging”

Girl Power!

Today was our girl group weekend run. I knew Kim, Colleen, Jackie, Diana and Priscilla were planning to run 8-10 miles. I was going to run the Ghost Trail to test my hip/glute medius for 3-6 miles. The last couple of days, I have had no discomfort or pain, felt perfect.  The girls didn’t want meContinue reading “Girl Power!”

My Running Music for Today’s Run

When I run on the roads and trails, my music is my mind. The past couple of weeks news,  made all our heads spin with many emotions. But today’s run, I couldn’t stop thinking about the senseless Las Vegas shooting. My warm-up typically I run down hill checking out calmness of the lake and fall foliageContinue reading “My Running Music for Today’s Run”

Lessons Learned

Last Sunday, I was to compete in the Pumpkinman Olympic Triathlon. Got my number and swag bag Friday night. Pack the car with bike and tri bag. But the strange thing was the weather, we had October fall weather at the end of August. The lakes dropped 10 degrees to 62 degrees. The last timeContinue reading “Lessons Learned”