February 2011

Lots of Workouts

Posted by on February 28, 2011 in Training

In past training seasons, particularly for Ironman Lake Placid and Ironman Brazil, I was under the impression that three workouts per discipline per week (nine in total per week) was the general and accepted approach to triathlon training.  For Ironman Germany and under the direction of the Terrier Tri coaches, we are just doing just […]

Mileage is starting to add up

Posted by on February 23, 2011 in Training

Been a while since I last posted, and mostly it’s because I don’t seem to have the time.  I know that it’s the oldest story in the book… that life gets in the way, and while I could make the argument that it applies to my situation, the reality is that I could have gotten […]

Why Ironman Germany Makes Sense

Posted by on February 1, 2011 in Training

I’ve been reviewing all of the content that my coaches have been sending out including technique advice, equipment recommendations, training tips and schedules, etc., and the overwhelming feeling I get from all of this is that the Ironman isn’t nearly as crazy as people think it is.  I’ve completed two Ironman distance events so far […]