Tag: Mooseman 70.3

Key Training Week!

Mooseman 70.3 – 20 Days. Over the past couple of weeks I’ve been slacking on keeping Coach Jen up to speed on how the training has been going. We talked last week and I promised to be better. This weekend started a “key week” of training. There are a lot of big workouts on tap.... Read more »

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Alright triathletes, we’ve broke the record for heat in Chicago already, thats the cue to get out of the pool and in to the lake as far as I’m concerned. If you’re in the market for a new suit, why not be just like me and rock the XTERRA Vortex 3 at you’re net Tri…... Read more »

Big race in 27 days.

Whoo! Today I’m coming off of rest-week. I’ll admit that it felt nice not to have to put in real long workouts all week. I spent a long weekend making my annual trip to the Kentucky Derby with some friends. We spent Friday and Saturday relaxing in the Infield of Churchill Downs sipping mint juleps... Read more »

One Tough Mudder

The Tough Mudder sounded awesome to me. To my surprise it also sounded good to one of my co-workers in New York. Check out this segment from LX.TV 1stLook where George takes on the Tough Mudder Nice work George, next time you’re going to do something awesome… call me!

Is triathlon an "extreme" sport? An Open Challenge to Monster Energy

This is a 3 week list of my workouts. It totals 25.5 hours of training. I couldn't find any hard numbers on how much training goes in to skateboarding.
Ironman Mooseman 70.3 – 38 Days It’s getting closer and I am pumped! It’s not surprise to to anyone that reads this blog that since we started training for the 2010 Chicago Marathon that we’ve been shooting video of all the training and racing we’ve been doing for a documentary. As Mooseman 70.3 approaches I’ve... Read more »

Worst Bike Ride Ever.

I was really excited for my Sunday ride. I had a plan all figured out to fit it in. Since it was Easter we were headed to see family for breakfast, I was going to leave the house on the bike before my wife and then we would meet at her moms house. This plan... Read more »

New Wetsuits, and a long weekend of training!

I want to start off by saying I’m really excited to announce that XTERRA WETSUITS has decided to become an official sponsor of our documentary. Adam and I will be fast like Chris Lieto in our new Vortex 3 wetsuits! So a HUGE thanks goes out to the team at XTERRA WETSUITS for all their help!... Read more »

Bad training decisions can be painful!

Bad training decisions can be painful!
Mooseman 70.3 — 59 days away.  This is the final stretch of training to get me as ready as possible for this race. I’m dialed in on each workout like it’s the one that will make or break me on race day. So Tuesday when I forgot my running shoes at home was I going... Read more »

62 Days until Mooseman, Caffeine & Shamrock Shuffle

It’s been a long stretch of workouts and no rest days. I’m tired. There’s only 62 days until Ironman Mooseman 70.3. I’m more than confident I will finish, the question is how fast. I kicked this week off with a brick. An hour and 45mins on the bike followed by a 30 min run. Because... Read more »

Guess who's a little more fit?

THIS GUY!  Yesterday was phase one of my re-test in all three sports. It was supposed to be a swim, but the pool was closed for repair. So being that I had no running gear at work, I made it bike test day instead. I felt good going in to it. Coach Jen had me... Read more »