Pat’s Run, the race honoring Pat Tillman, was April 26th in Tempe, Az. This was the 10th year, and like always, they had a huge turnout! I woke up about 5 and grabbed some coffee as I headed towards downtown Tempe. Walking to the start area you are in a sea of the yellow race […]Read More Pat’s Run
We just got back from a visit to Amy’s home town, San Antonio. The main purpose of the trip was to see Wicked at the Majestic Theater, but we also got to visit with her family and good friend and cruise around the Riverwalk! We got to the airport 2 hours ahead of our flight […]Read More Spring San Antonio Trip
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 […]Read More The Ironman Hangover
Been awhile since I’ve posted, IMAZ training and life in general has been keeping me overly occupied. Training with the friends has been going well, we’ve gotten 3 100 mile + rides in and almost always run for a bit afterwards. I has been great having two of my very good friends to train with, […]Read More SOMA Race, Las Vegas and Life Lately
Yesterday was a tough day for us. We had to put one of our cats, Ethel, to sleep. She was 19, Ethel was 8 when Amy adopted her, so she had her most of her adult life. She was an awesome cat, we’ll miss her a lot. To quote Forrest ~ That’s all I have […]Read More A Sad Day In Our House
The first week of July was pretty good! The restaurant was closed all week for new coat of paint and some much needed new booths. While I had to work a little, it’s been work at a relaxed rate! Amy worked from home all week also, so we got in some great hanging out together […]Read More A Real Nice Week
We’re getting into the heat of the summer here in Phoenix. While we all know it’s coming, the first few weeks of it being hot all the time are hard to get used to. Fortunately, I’ve been doing a pretty good job of keeping up with the training. The serious Ironman training is still […]Read More Lately in our life…
So it’s been about a month now that I’ve been back at the committed triathlon training. So far everything has been going pretty well, there have been a few bumps in the road, but that always seems to happen! I feel like I have made training a habit again, missing my workouts if I don’t […]Read More One Month In!
As I had mentioned earlier, Amy had gone to San Antonio before me and I caught up on Tuesday. While it was a super quick trip, we had a real nice time. I worked all day Monday, came home and did some laundry, did a little cleaning up around the house. Oh yes, I also […]Read More San Antonio Trip
2011 is gone and now it’s time to enjoy 2012! It was a relatively good year for us, we had a great wedding with close friends and family, got in a nice trip to Vegas, and I signed up for IMAZ 2012! We’re going to start 2012 off with a quick trip to San Antonio […]Read More In with the new!