Category Archives: Training

Posts related to training issues, updates on my progress, injuries, etc.

Two Weeks Later – Good News, Bad News

It’s been a busy two+ weeks. On October 31, Bruce was hospitalized as part if his ongoing cancer battle. He’d lost 10+ pounds in 10 days and was unable to eat; considering his normal weight is 135 pounds, 10 pounds … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Update

I really need to start doing my weigh ins again, but for now, I’ll just post the results of my appointment with the Naturopath on Thursday. My weight was 156.3 pounds – slightly higher than my personal scale, but I … Continue reading

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Training with a Masters Swim Program

When Bruce & I decided to try triathlon back in 2010, he couldn’t swim more than 10 metres, and while I was comfortable in the water, by no means was I an efficient swimmer. We took some “learn to swim” … Continue reading

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Finding Motivation

So aside from not blogging in months, I’ve still got that wretched 15+ extra pounds that I gained last winter that I just can’t shake. I’ll blog more on that soon – I’m seeing a Naturopath in an attempt to … Continue reading

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Radiation Day 1. 34 Days to Go

So as I posted yesterday, Bruce has throat cancer. He started treatments yesterday afternoon, which consist of daily doses of radiation 5 days per week, for 7 weeks – a total of 35 treatments. The lovely list of future side … Continue reading

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