Sadly, there has been almost no Tri training this year. I almost always have trouble keeping the motivation to training going after an IM race, but I had hoped to do better than this. There have been a few rides and a few runs but nothing that could be considered real training. As it heats up here in Arizona it’s time for me to get back at it!
I just got a new pair of Newton running shoes, and would really like to get back to some serious running. I just have to make it part of my daily life again! My cycling endurance has fallen off terribly. My recipe to fix this, lots of hill repeats. In my neighborhood there is a great hill loop than should get me back at it pretty quickly, as long as I’m able to stay committed to it! I have been through this before and I know that once I’m back on the horse I love it, just have to make it a habit again and that is the challenge. Feel free to visit my training blog and give me some grief if I’m not getting in 3 or 4 training days a week!
So that’s the goal – get back to Tri shape and PR this fall’s SOMA 1/2 Iron!
And now I’ll leave you with a video of Jumpy, the aptly named dog!
2 thoughts on “The Ironman Hangover”
Are you a dog? After watching that video I’m wondering whether that dog is capable of blogging!
After only seeing him in a video, I have complete faith in that dog to do anything he wants!