Ashland,VA 
Today
Overcast skies High 72FLow 65F
  • Temp: 65F
  • Hum: 78%
  • W: 0mph N
TUESDAY
Sunny skies
High 65F
Low 54F
WEDNESDAY
Patchy rain possible
High 72F
Low 59F
THURSDAY
Moderate or heavy rain with thunder
High 69F
Low 53F
FRIDAY
Partly cloudy skies
High 74F
Low 54F
Bike
  • 42m 59s
  • 10.48 miles
  • 14.63 Mi/hr

Easy ride.

Run
  • 17m 39s
  • 1.50 miles
  • 11m 46s /Mi

Brick. Trying to follow plan, but I was not feeling this one. Made it short.

Turns out, those were my fastest two transitions ever! Cool.

Tired and sore. Not feeling too motivated to go swim...

Bike
  • 1h 11m 41s
  • 18.80 miles
  • 15.74 Mi/hr
Run
  • 37m 08s
  • 3.10 miles
  • 11m 59s /Mi
Swim
  • 10m 35s
  • 710.85 yards
  • 01m 29s /100 yards

swim goal was wrong - distance was different.

made T1 goal

made easier bike goal

made T2 goal

run was a bit slower.

made overall easier goal.

I enjoyed it. I am sore.

I guess I'll set some goals. I should be faster than the last time I did this race, b/c last time I was newly pregnancy and had been throwing up every day for several weeks before the race. (I only did aquabike.) I probably won't be as fast as my sprint last fall because I've put on 20 lbs. :( :( :(

Anyway... here are some guesses/goals:

swim <7 min (swim is 650 m with the current, and yesterday current was strong!)

T1 <3 min

bike 1:18 (better goal 1:10)

T2 <2 min

run who knows? let's say 36 min.

overall 2:06 (would be amazed at under 2 hrs!)

 

Swim
  • 06m 51s
  • 400.00 yards
  • 01m 43s /100 yards

open water swim. there was a significant current! Seeing as how I was twice as fast as usual and only swam with the current. This is supposedly the race distance. I don't really believe it's 650 yards, personally. More like 500. But I'm not complaining.

I would have gotten in more swimming if I hadn't been late. But it felt good. No panicking. Breathed good. Sighted good. Sometimes remembered to kick. Accidentally grabbed a guy's bum. Sorry, dude.

UPDATE it was only 400 m!

Run
  • 25m 11s
  • 2.09 miles
  • 12m 02s /Mi

felt tight and slow

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