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2017 ITU Long Course World Championship

ITU Long Course World Championship With the excitement of winning the ITU Cross Triathlon World Championship fueling my excitement to hit a start line again, I was pretty oblivious to some signs from my body leading up to (and in the days following) ITU Multisport Long Course World Championship.¬† I managed to completely ignore that …

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Stepping back in the ring at Augusta

I raced my first IM 70.3 event of 2016 at¬†IM 70.3¬†Augusta¬†in¬†Georgia last weekend. Like a pop quiz, going to IM 70.3 Augusta could result in four outcomes that answer¬†the question: ¬†Where is my fitness/rehabilitation at¬†right now? They included: a) A small miracle has happened¬†and I get a podium finish my first race back. b) I …

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Challenge Penticton: A Broken Ankle Test Race

My first “race” after a broken ankle at¬†Challenge Penticton. I raced Challenge Penticton long course nationals on Sunday. ¬†The date was¬†exactly 20 weeks of recovery from my broken ankle. ¬†Writing all of these words in a post¬†are a reason to celebrate: ¬†racing – Challenge- anniversary- recovery. ¬†I am lucky/happy/stoked/motivated¬†to be where I am at right …

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