Three Wishes

Apex,NC 
Today
Sunny High 94FLow 73F
  • Temp: 72F
  • Hum: 83%
  • W: 0mph N
SUNDAY
Sunny
High 97F
Low 75F
MONDAY
Patchy light rain in area with thunder
High 95F
Low 64F
TUESDAY
Sunny
High 88F
Low 63F
WEDNESDAY
Partly Cloudy
High 86F
Low 62F

Monday - February 25

Sport
  • Walking
  • 37m

Early morning walk with Em. I should have worn the other running jacket today. It was 36 but felt colder than I expected with the wind.

Hmm.  I just got a call that my orthotics are in.  Last I heard, Brandon at Impact Orthopaedics was going to do some research and whatnot.  I didn't even know that they were redoing them (again).  Gonna pick them up at lunch today.

When I picked them up, I talked to Brandon for a few minutes.  He said that he consulted with Blaise?  Dunno.  Anyway, the lab folks said that they would remake them.  He said that if I have any other problems, he would have them remade again and then he said something like, "I don't know what else I can do."  That doesn't sound good.  Anyway, I am to break them in slowly -- 1 hour tomorrow, 2 hours on Wednesday and so on.  I don't think that I'll run on them until next Tuesday or Wednesday.

If they don't work this time, I think that I'll may seek orthotic advice elsewhere.  I mean, if remaking them over and over is the only thing that can be done through Brandon at this point...  The thing is, insurance paid for them and I don't think that I can have them redone and covered if I do that before September. 

orthotics


I just received an email that Lake Manatee is at 78 degrees now.  I was assured that it would be wetsuit legal and I race there in less than three weeks. I vote for a Florida cold snap!

  • Health data: Hours slept: 7

Sunday - February 24

Run
  • 49m 40s
  • 5.38 miles
  • 09m 14s /Mi

Downtown-Peakway

Nice run. Legs were slightly heavy but nothing too bad.

So glad that we have a break from the rain today!

  • Health data: Hours slept: 9

Saturday - February 23

Bike
  • 1h 30m 23s
  • 26.34 miles
  • 17.48 Mi/hr

Looks like a ride on the trainer is in order...

Things that I did not eat this morning:

cake

sweet rolls

  • Health data: Hours slept: 9

Friday - February 22

I got up to walk Em this morning but it was 34 and raining.  We went back to bed.


2pm:  The hourly forecast is calling for 80% chance of rain during most of the day tomorrow.  It may be a trainer kinda Saturday.

  • Health data: Hours slept: 7.25

Thursday - February 21

Swim
  • 1h 00m 52s
  • 2450.00 yards
  • -----

4 x 150 (swim, pull, kick, choice) w/u
3 x (100 catch up, 100 dps, 200 swim)
4 x 100 decending
200 c/d
= 2400 + extra kick thing so 2450

So during the warm up, I did the swim, pull and started the kick. On my way back during the first 50, I notices that fins had magically appeared. Oh! Fins! I put them on and did the 150 kick with them. Took them off and went on.

Headachy again today

  • Health data: Hours slept: 7

Wednesday - February 20

Bike
  • 45m 25s
  • -----
  • -----

O Dark Thirty spin class with DeShon.

Run
  • 15m 31s
  • 1.80 miles
  • -----

Short run off the bike. First time back in the Brooks.

Sport
  • Stretching
  • 15m

Post run stretch n roll

  • Health data: Hours slept: 6

Tuesday - February 19

Swim
  • 1h 12m 46s
  • 2500.00 yards
  • -----

300 w/u
12 x 50 (2 drill, 1 kick)
single arm
single arm
catch up
dog paddle
distance per stroke (spd)
powerstroke
scull
finger tip drag

3 x 200 descending*
50 side kick
50 spd
3 x 150 descending
50 back kick
50 spd
3 x 100 descending

* miscount so + 50
2450 = 2500 with the miscount

I got super dizzy when I went to do the back kick and felt a bit ill for the remainder of the set.

Marty switched cars and the core gear didn't get moved so no pre-swim core workout today.

5am: So demanding.  Not only do I want them to post a time.  I want them to post my correct time. Precision Racing indeed...

9:30am: Precision Racing acknowledged the problem and provided times (chip and gun) that make sense with my photos and my Garmin.  I am a happy camper now!

Race report posted.

  • Health data: Hours slept: 7

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