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Update on Week 1 and Week 2

Monday, January 13, 2014

First the Update from Week One:

Monday: Cycle or Swim - Cycle is 10 minutes Easy, 10 minutes Tempo, 10 minutes Easy. I may be swimming due to the fact I will have my first TRI this weekend and I have yet to get wet. I am not too worried as it is only 100m swim. Strength Training followed by a cool down workout. Also before hitting the sack I will do my Flexibility for Runners. DONE!!

Tuesday: 8 x 400 pace (2:09 - 2:19) followed by a cool down routine and Flexibility DVD. DONE!!

Wednesday: Cycle 10 minutes EASY 3x(2 minutes HARD + 2 minutes EASY) 10 minutes EASY
Strength Training followed by cool down routine and the Flexibility DVD. I also have a root canal this day. I didn't my cycling workout done before my root canal and didn't feel good enough later in the day...my mouth ached.

Thursday: 2 miles EASY; 2 miles @ (9:34-10:12); 2 miles EASY. Cool Down Routine. Work the Disney expo with POLAR. Flexibility DVD. FAIL I didn't run before heading to the expo. I had a great day working with a great friend.

Friday: Strength Training followed by Flexibility DVD. FAIL Didn't workout - tired from being on my feet all day.

Saturday: Flexibility DVD - skipped and drove to Naples.

Sunday: Naples Open Tri (100m swim, 3 mile bike, 1 mile run) + 7 miles @(11:12 - 11:57) . I ran 3.23 miles before my tri. I cut it short, due to the water conditions. I completed the tri in 30:59. I was 26/61 overall; 8th woman overall, and 1st in my age group out of 6.

Overall I would give myself a 6/10 for this week.

Week 2

Monday: Rest day, walk to dinner.

Tuesday: 4 x 1200 @ 6:40 - 7:09

Wed: Cycle

Thursday: 1 mile EASY + 5 miles @(10:42 - 11:27) + 1 mile EASY

Friday: Cycle

Saturday: 9 miles @ 11:27 - 12:27
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  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

MRS.CARLY 1/21/2014 7:25PM

    WOW, inspiring

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4EVERADONEGIRL 1/15/2014 5:05PM

    Good job!!! You did a LOT! :-)

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CRYSBROWN1 1/15/2014 4:41PM

    You are working it! WOOHOO on the tri finish!

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CTUCKER225 1/15/2014 9:48AM

    Way to go Mary. I love reading about all that you do!

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WORTHEYMOM 1/14/2014 2:10PM

    YOU ROCK! I so want to be able to do a tri one day (I suck at swimming LOL). Congrats my dear!

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MBSHAZZER 1/14/2014 10:25AM

    Very impressive, Mary!

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GUNNSGIRL91303 1/13/2014 9:55PM

    I can't tell you how proud I am of you not just for your victory in the triathlon but just for doing it at all! You have really broadened your horizons and become an even greater athlete than you were! I am so impressed and so proud of you!!!
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LIVE2RUN4LIFE 1/13/2014 8:37PM

    emoticon on your Tri results!

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