train Category

Big Training Weekend Survived!

In: running, trail running, train

This past weekend, I had a big ultramarathon training leap — back-to-back trail 15 milers. Saturday was on South Mountain, at 48th Street — Javelina trailhead. We went up and over South Mountain, from the Phoenix side, descending down to the Ahwatukee side of the mountain. Then we hit Desert Classic trail back around the […]

Rio Salado Triathlon 2012

In: races, train, triathlon

The other big event recently was racing in the Rio Salado Triathlon this past Saturday, May 5th. I elected to do the sprint distance this time since it’s my first triathlon after ankle surgery. The distances were 750 meter swim, 12.6 mile bike, 5K (3.1 mile) run. I have spent the past three months increasing […]

Just Keep Swimming

In: fitness, Half-Marathon, running, train, triathlon

I promise a 2011 Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta update is coming, but I haven’t uploaded and edited the photos yet, so this time it’s a triathlon training blog entry. Since the Dirty 6 Mud Run where I jammed my knee a few weeks ago, it’s been a challenge to get out there and run. The first […]

Happy Turkey Weekend

In: grand canyon, train

Headed up to Williams, AZ and the Grand Canyon again. We couldn’t get enough of it the last time we went so we decided to take advantage of the long weekend and head back up there. This time by train!Leaving tomorrow afternoon and spending the night in the cozy mountain town called Williams. In the […]

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UI/UX Developer by day, a million other hobbies by night. Attracted to shiny objects that need recharging. Passion for life, love, and sushi. Trail running, hiking, books, gaming, sketching and travel are just a few of my interests. Multi-platform (Windows, OS X, Android, iOS) enthusiast.


Palm Springs Spa TripGrand Canyon Apr 2013
Picacho Peak Christmas 2013Hawaii Jun 2013
Renaissance Faire 2013Peralta Trail Mar 2013