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Jul302013

Not Sinking 

Training Update:

Training is going really well. And by really well I mean I've had no injuries yet and I haven't drowned. When I started training two months ago, I was really worried about sinking. I was not a swimmer. Not even a little bit. I could barely float in an inner tube without falling through, then flailing like an angry wet cat until I reached something to hold on to. Now, 2 months in, I'm not exactly Michael Phelps, but I feel better with the knowledge that I CAN swim. My longest training swim is up to 2500 meters, or 100 laps (width-wise) of an Olympic-sized swimming pool. The event starts with a 2000-meter swim, so I feel pretty good about that. There is still the matter of swimming in a straight line, as I am told that the bottom of Monterey Bay is NOT lined like a swimming pool... but that's for another time to worry about. For now, I'm more concerned with making the distance and the fact that this event is 100 miles away from one of the biggest Great White Shark feeding grounds in the world. Who signs up for an event like that? This guy. Apparently.

The rest of my training is boring to write about. I run. I bike. I swim. Repeat. I do feel better physically. I did prove myself wrong when I thought I couldn't get more sick of listening to the same songs on my iTunes that I've had on there since high school. I also feel a LOOOOONG way off from being half an ironman. Back to it tomorrow. HOO RAH!!!

Hope this email finds you feeling well and enjoying the grind.

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    Seems this training is going on really well and exciting. You know these are major events in the organization. it good to read all the stuff. Thanks for sharing such stuff.

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