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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly…

19 Feb 2011 / in Uncategorized

My April 10th race is pretty much all I have thought about since November.  Of course there is the usual work, family, home life, kids, friends, etc. to keep up with… but every time I go to the gym, I have April 10 – 70.3 on the brain.  I have a calendar where I map […]

Oh no… oh yeah!

09 Nov 2010 / in Uncategorized

So the “off season” can really make you feel off.  I’ve been going to the gym, but I have to admit for the last few weeks I’ve been in maintenance mode.  I was trying to let my Plantar Fasciitis heal and stay away from running.  So for me that means workouts on the eliptical, bike, […]

There really is something to this fitness thing…

21 Oct 2010 / in Uncategorized

My triathlon “career” started with just sprint tri’s. I had been a long distance biker and enjoyed organized, multi-day group rides for a few years before one day — a couple of friends of ours challenged my husband and I to sign up for a triathlon. After that, we were hooked. We loved the option […]

The Beginning of Athena Triathlete

18 Oct 2010 / in Uncategorized

This is something I have been thinking about doing for a long time. All the thoughts that swirl in my head when I’m training or competing in a triathlon… I always think of sharing because I’m sure that there are other women out there like me. Women who want to be active and competitive and […]