Am I really going to do this at 32?
This is a mental fitness blog. Yes kids at the age of (almost)32 I am going to be going back to school, while still working on weight loss, working full time, running a side business, and planning a wedding and most likely having a kid before I ... Read more
Athena Award winners
Found this on the tri club website, who's that stud in the middle...
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Race Report: Pigman Olympic Distance Triathlon
After the weeks of debating I dropped to the Olympic about 2 weeks before the race after riding the course I knew I wasn't ready for the half iron distance.
The swim a 1.5k swim went decently well swam a 2:15 pace, for a time of 36:53 on the ... Read more
August 20th It begins, this is the year...
After the triathlon on Sunday the real work begins, racing season is over except for maybe a few smaller races 5k, 10k, so it is once again time to focus on the weight loss. During racing season I just train, I don't actively try to cut weight, ... Read more
A work in progress
I know the Pigman decision was the right one, of course I was a bit disappointed in not following through with my dream of the half iron distance this year, but I am really realizing though look how far I have come. I have kept my weight down an... Read more
A Bipolar Pigman makes up her mind
I did officially drop to the Olympic distance on Tuesday, Mike and I went for a ride and I knew if I wanted to continue to enjoy the sport of triathlon I should wait and do the Long course another year. If I were stronger in either the bike or t... Read more
Motivation of a different sort
I'm so used to my motivation being athletic goals or health goals. I now have a aesthetic goal I am in love with a particular dress for my wedding the thing is I will have to get down to "normal" sized before I could even consider buying it. Whi... Read more
Countdown to 70.3-YIKES!!!
My first half iron distance tri is on August 19th I am so freaking. I am just going to go out and give it my best though, I am not sure if I will finish but I have to try. I have found out though the distance is intimidating whether you're not i... Read more
Vacation, Backpacking, A Moose, and a Ring
My vacation was great 5 days of backpacking/hiking on beautiful Isle Royale NP, I haven't tallied up the official mileage but it was a almost 10 miles each day with the exception of the last day. I finally got to meet my sparkbuddy ON2VICTORY an... Read more
Week 1 P90X2 is in the books
Week one went well. The moves are challenging and I am already feeling my body beginning to tone up.The program is like the book says it's not harder than P90X but I wouldn't recommend someone starting with 2. My reason behind this is I think th... Read more
Conflicted Pigman, Resolution?
I'm going to do the course as a practice, right after vacation, or maybe before vacation, the point is I am going to ride it and see how my legs handle the bike, looking at the map it is flatter than I was thinking. Then I am going to wog the r... Read more
Day 2 P90X2, and darn you ON2VICTORY 70.3!
Plyocide actually an absolute blast of a workout I caught on to the moves fairly quick. I feel stronger and I feel like I am going to improve my running with these workouts I love it.
Now on to part 2 of this blog. This darn On2victory cat,... Read more
Day1 P90X2 CoreX2
I liked this workout very much a lot of challenging moves that I am excited to master, some I could do very few reps with I may stick in phase one for an extra week or 2 until I master the moves. The nice thing on this workout it really address... Read more
Starting a new challenge Monday
I am going to start P90X2 and I will be blogging my journey on the workouts, I am going to be off one week while on a backpacking vacation (10+miles a day) but other than that I will be kicking some P90X2 butt.
I am dropping down to the ... Read more
How Committed are you?
I got thinking about this as I was talking to one of my P90x challenge group members tonight, he was talking how his wife has a fitbit, and asked if I knew about them, of course I pulled mine out of my pocket. It was then that I realized I will... Read more