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Ironman70.3 Indian Wells La Quinta | Swim Recap

What a crazy weekend. We are just settling back into our place in Los Angeles and I am both highly caffeinated and exhausted at the same time. This past weekend, I raced my first half Ironman race, which is 70.3 miles consisting of a 1.2 mile swim, 56 miles on the bike, and finished with […]

Race Week Schedule | Ironman 70.3 Indian Wells La Quinta

Race week is here! After fifteen weeks of preparation, there’s nothing left to do but go race this damn thing! Ironman 70.3 Indian Wells will be my first 70.3 distance race as well as my first triathlon in a couple years. All of that gives me plenty of reasons to doubt/stress/worry but all I can […]

Three Awesome Swim Workouts | Triathlon Training

Over the past few years, I’ve met very few athletes who love or even just enjoy swimming. I was out on a group ride Sunday and ended up talking to someone on the Canadian National Team in Duathlon who just gave up on swimming altogether. Just one day prior I was swimming with a guy […]

Ironman 70.3 Training Calendar | Three Weeks Out

I’ve been so focused on training these past few weeks that when I finally looked ahead at the calendar it hit me like a ton of bricks: it’s practically time for taper! I’ve heard some people take three weeks for a 70.3, others say two, and of course there are some that have a more […]

September Training Stats (Weeks 14 – 11 Out)

Phew!! Those weeks flew by quickly! I feel like I blinked and September passed by, and that tells me these next 10 weeks will likely be the same. The month started fairly slow, with a work trip to Berlin, Germany and a heavier focus on running. Knowing my bike is not where it needs to […]

Looking back at Dwight Crum 2018

I posted the below on IG and felt like it was a pretty good race summary. Overall I’m so happy with the way this year went. I trained nearly 200,000 yards for this race and made a huge improvement in my overall finish position (+273 out of 983 total swimmers). Today’s race was insane! Good […]