70.3 Training Update: 5 Weeks to Go!

In just a little over a month, I will be competing in the Augusta 70.3 triathlon! It is hard to believe. Training has been going okay… definitely not great, but I suppose it could be worse. It has definitely been a challenge to manage training with all of the moving around I have done inRead more

Race Report: Annie Oakley Sprint Triathlon 2016

(I apologize if pictures aren’t formatted correctly. Although I have edited them, they seem to show up strangely on some devices. If you know how to fix this, please let me know.)  Well, I’m quite late on this race report (the race was in late June..), but there is no time like the present! This race wasRead more

January Accomplishments, Highlights, and Favorites

We are a week into February. This past week feels like a haze to me– I have been really tired. At the end of January I did some reflections of the month and my accomplishments in my bullet journal, and I wanted to share them here!       Accomplishments Books Read: 6. (Harry PotterRead more

Sun, Sand, and Jellyfish: My (Short) Florida Vacation

Hello, everyone! How is your work week going so far? It’s hard to believe it’s only Tuesday… This week seems especially long since I am getting back into the groove of a full work week after a mini-vacation over the Labor Day holiday in Florida. My parents are now both (after a two year struggleRead more

Race Report: Zoom Through the Zoo 4 Miler 2015

This was a great way to spend my Thursday night! This race is a part of the M-Town Race Series, but I was unable to sign up for the whole thing due to work. The race was at 6:30 PM, so I headed over after work. The start is pretty close to my apartment (aRead more

Race Report: Memphis in May Sprint Triathlon 2015

Sorry for the late update! This was my third triathlon ever, with a 1/3 mile lake swim, 12 mile bike, and 3 mile run. This is one of the oldest triathlons in the country. It had been held in Tunica for the past few years, but this year it relocated to Edmund Orgill Park inRead more

Race Report: Rebel Man Sprint Triathlon 2015

This is a little late… but better late than never, I suppose! On April 12, 2015 I competed in my second triathlon ever: the Rebel Man Sprint Triathlon in Oxford, MS. This race consisted of a 440 m pool swim, 22k bike, and 5.5k run. It is a smaller race, with a limit of 400Read more

Race Report: Walt Disney World Half-Marathon

I did it! Completing a half-marathon is on my “40 before 40” list, and on January, 10, 2015 I finished the Walt Disney World Half-Marathon! I arrived in Florida on Thursday. My mom lives in the Orlando area, so I got to stay with her. I had just visited her a week before, so IRead more

Race Report: Memphis Winter Off-Road Race Series 3K 2015

Today I completed the first out of four races in the Memphis Winter Off-Road Race Series! The series consists of a 3k, 5k, 8k, and 10k. Today was the 3k! I don’t have too much experience in trail running, so this is exciting for me. I do have my first half marathon this upcoming Saturday,Read more