Category Archives: Duathlons

“You Can Drive FAST, Young Lady, But…”

Yesterday during the Wrentham Duathlon’s bike leg I had a flashback to my first encounter with an angry, bullhorn-wielding state trooper. Not-so-sweet 16, I nervously toyed with the stick shift and prayed for no ticket as that officer’s face turned … Continue reading

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58, Cloudy With a Gentle Breeze…I’ll Take It :)

Different year, different race, same obsessive-compulsive behavior: lately I’ve been refreshing weather.com more frequently than Daughter #1 posts embarrassing Facebook updates about me during races. Those of you who for some reason keep coming back to this blog for more … Continue reading

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Racing Gives You Wrinkles

The past week was, shall we say, a little “trying” around the J-Girl Household. We, ummm, had a whole lot going on. Let’s leave it at that. Pressure can apparently be a very good thing. I channeled all the insanity … Continue reading

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Two for the Road in Scituate

Daughter Number One says I was doubly dumb to race the Scituate Duathlon just seven days after I ran the Chicago Marathon. She may be right, but I took second place and that symmetry (get it? second at a du?) has … Continue reading

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