Category: Ironman

41 Weeks of Ironman Training: Peaking Is Hard

Well, I’m finally ready to be calling this the “home stretch”. With only 5 weeks left of my one year Ironman training plan, I can see the end in sight. While it feels like I’m […]

37 Weeks of Ironman Training: Ironman 70.3 Ohio Recap

Just 3 weeks after my Rev3 Olympic Triathlon, it came time to do my first Ironman branded race, the Ironman 70.3 Ohio. Otherwise known as a half Ironman. This was a big one. Not only […]

34 Weeks of Ironman Training: Rev3 Olympic Triathlon Recap

After 9 straight months of my Ironman training program, it was finally race day! My first (and shortest) race of 3 in this program, was an Olympic distance triathlon: .98mi Swim 27mi Bike 10k Run […]

28 Weeks of Ironman Training: Mental Hurdles & New Milestones

UPDATE: I adapted the full 1 year Ironman training plan into a triathlon training plan specific to first timers. Available now! 28 weeks from when I first began my attempt to train for an Ironman […]

20 Weeks of Ironman Training: Building A Base & Winning The Open

UPDATE: I adapted the full 1 year Ironman training plan into a triathlon training plan specific to first timers. Available now! It’s been a little while since my last post, but that doesn’t mean I […]

11 Weeks of Ironman Training: Progress When Life Gets In The Way

UPDATE: I adapted the full 1 year Ironman training plan into a triathlon training plan specific to first timers. Available now! I know what you’re thinking… 11 weeks? What happened to a post after 10 […]

8 Weeks of Ironman Training: A Full Schedule = Tired Legs

UPDATE: I adapted the full 1 year Ironman training plan into a triathlon training plan specific to first timers. Available now! After my stint with injuries in my first few weeks of training, I’m happy […]

6 Weeks of Ironman Training: One Step Back, Two Steps Forward

UPDATE: I adapted the full 1 year Ironman training plan into a triathlon training plan specific to first timers. Available now! A few weeks ago I wrote a post about some setbacks and injuries during […]

4 Weeks of Ironman Training: The Frustrating Tales of Early Setbacks

UPDATE: I adapted the full 1 year Ironman training plan into a triathlon training plan specific to first timers. Available now! I was hoping today’s post would be a triumphant one. Relishing on a recently […]

2 Weeks of Ironman Training Complete: My Findings

UPDATE: I adapted the full 1 year Ironman training plan into a triathlon training plan specific to first timers. Available now! I’m used to volume, but not quite like this (and I’ve barely even begun…). […]