Competition and training thoughts.

Race season is creeping up on me.  Registrations for races are opening, training camps are popping up and Facebook is full of people making their statements of hard work.  When I started racing in 2007, I raced beginner, but knew women who raced elite.  Maybe it’s just my perception, but I think over the years,... Continue Reading →

Riders Block.

I’m not even a professional writer and I have writer’s block. I have been tossing around some topics for this week, but couldn’t seem to nail one down. I don’t want to bore everyone with updates of how training is going, because that’s redundant. There is, of course, the big story - Lance. I can... Continue Reading →

Been One of Those Days

The holidays are over, and now it’s time to get back to the grind. I’ve been very tired this past week and the whole motivation thing was almost nonexistent. All I am seeing in the online world is people training, being coached and gaining miles as well as elevation. I am not. I won’t say... Continue Reading →

Year in Review

Summing up an entire year in a few paragraphs seems impossible, but I’ll do my best. In the past 365 days, there have been many good days, some bad days, but overall, a decent year. It’s very easy for me to focus on the negatives and not the positives from the year, which is not... Continue Reading →

The Best Day

As it does every year, Christmas came and went with the blink of an eye.  So much anticipation, so much prepping and then boom, it's done.  I must say that this Christmas break has been my favorite as it has been filled with watching Christmas movies, seeing friends, family and of course mountain biking. Since the... Continue Reading →

Motivation will get me…..

Staying motivated can be a tricky thing but, I don't need to tell you that.  Motivation can come from different places, and believe me, I drag it out of anywhere I could.  Every day I check Twitter a few times to see the posts that Rebecca Rusch, Selene Yeager, Katie Compton and other female pros to... Continue Reading →

Oops.

So, last season, I started this blog in hopes that I would discuss my race ventures. Well, after my laptop died and I was sharing a laptop with my husband, I gave up. Then our Bubba got sick and we spent a lot of the summer nursing him until we had to lay him to rest.  It was extremely... Continue Reading →

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