First Ever New York New Jersey Ironman

First Ever New York New Jersey Ironman
I was looking around for Ironman’s.  Not that I will be able to do one next year.  My friend said that I should practice more before attempting one.  I looked anyways.   I saw the first-ever Ironman triathlon in New York City and New Jersey!! As soon as I saw that I was so ready to sign up. ...

What to bring/prepare to a Triathlon

What to bring/prepare to a Triathlon
Last week was my first triathlon and amazingly I brought all the stuff that I needed.  Oops, I did forget to bring slippers to walk to the swimming start.  My friend Kevin was so nice.  He took off his slippers for me to wear across a rocky path to the swimming start.   I started preparing the night...

I love my Triathlon Wetsuit!

I love my Triathlon Wetsuit!
My first big purchase for a triathlon was a bike, next purchase was a Wetsuit.   I had a hard time figuring out which wetsuit to pick.  I finally picked this one and I love my purchase so far.   I just want to tell you about my lovely and amazing wetsuit.   The BlueSeventy Helix for Ladies. My BlueSeventy...

Triathlon Journey

The focus of my blog is changing as I’m modifying my workout routines towards my new athletic aspirations.  I hope to one day complete a full Ironman and this blog will take you through the arduous journey towards completing it one day.  Hopefully this goal will be achievable within the next...

Which sunglasses I recommend for Running or Cycling

Which sunglasses I recommend for Running or Cycling
Photo lens Rudy Rydon Impact X With the new year I bought myself a new pair of sunglasses.  Primarily it was because I bought a Specialized road bike and needed a pair of clear sunglasses to protect my eyes when I ride in the evenings.  I had a couple of choices to pursue including buying a new pair...

Paris Marathon 2010 Pre-Race Info & Registration

Paris Marathon 2010 Pre-Race Info & Registration
The past weekend I ran the first out of country marathon in Paris. The whole expierience was quiet different from marathons I’ve ran in the past, but then again, I haven’t run that many. I’ll give you a review of the whole process. The Paris Marathon is quite large, hosting just over...

And the #1 New Years Resolution is…

And the #1 New Years Resolution is…
I want to lose weight in the new year. Exercise and dieting will be my #1 goal. Getting off the couch and start shedding the burgers, casseroles, chips and chocolate pounds I’ve gained during the winter hibernation season will be tough but doable. I have to set a goal further into the year so...

But it’s so cold out!

But it’s so cold out!
Are you crazy?  It’s dipping into the -10c and you’re running outside?   I find it hard to continue running in the cold weather.  There are so many excuses and the frigid weather makes it very easy to skip a run or two in your week.  Of course the common excuses are – it’s...

Paris Marathon 2010

Paris Marathon 2010
On April 11, 2010 is the Paris Marathon.  The marathon does not have a lottery system, it’s on a first come first serve basis.  The Paris Marathon is pretty popular.  They max at 40k runners and when registration opened in September it sold out in less than 2 months.  The spots are distributed...

Garmin Forerunner 305 Review

Garmin Forerunner 305 Review
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