My first race of the year will be at the HITS Half Ironman in Naples FL. The race will be held Saturday the 12th of January at 7am. I am looking forward to get back into racing mode! In just two weeks I will race Panama 70.3 in order to get some more qualifying points for my world ranking and the Kona World Championship qualification. This winter we tried a few different things and I was able to stay lean and in shape. Not sure what how my body will react during the race but I am confident to be able to challenge myself!
So I guess it is time I update you guys on my winter break… Continue reading
Just some updates for you guys concerning my injury and forced training break. It’s not all bad though–we are having a great time here in Bavaria–unbelievable.
After racing Ironman Hawaii and Ironman Florida within weeks of one another, I decided to treat myself to some real recovery at a spa hotel in Italy. I basically just laid around for the past week and a half and did nothing at all (outside of eating and getting massages) and it was just great. I did take a few minutes to record a video-blog for you guys though–hope you enjoy it.
I‘m back on the road. Somehow I still get very excited every time I am about to leave. Destination: Boulder, Colorado. Purpose: Hawaii preparation. With who: double world champion Craig Alexander. Special info: 6 weeks altitude then straight to Kona, Hawaii for the big show down in 2010. Continue reading