Hoover Dam Half Marathon
Boulder City, NV 12/14/2013
Tough race by Lake Mead, about half off-road. Gorgeous scenery and a great view of the dam. I finished the first overall woman, in 1:36:07, which was the female course record.
Georgetown Turkey Trot
Georgetown, TX 11/28/2013
A great Thanksgiving day 5 miler outside of Austin. I had 5 mile PR in 33:07, and was 3rd woman overall.
Richmond Half Marathon
Richmond, VA 11/16/2013
Ran this with Suellen, she did really well and it was a very pretty course.
Keller, TX 10/27/2013
Did this one in my “energizer bunny” costume, it was a fun way to end tri season. I finished 1st woman overall.
Esprit de She Women’s Duathlon
McKinney, TX 10/26/2013
Crazy Halloween double-race weekend in Dallas/Ft. Worth. I did the long course du (5k/18mile/5k) and was first overall in a time of 1:31:21.
Palo Duro 20k Trail Race
Amarillo, TX 10/19/2013
Beautiful race in the second largest canyon in the U.S. I finished 2nd woman overall in 1:41:27.
Garden 4 miler
Madison, WI 9/28/2013
Just a small local race while visiting family in Madison. I was 1st woman in 24:27 (course was short, I’m not that fast 🙂 ).
ITU Sprint Triathlon World Championships
London, England 9/13/2013
Rainy and technical on the bike, cold in the water. I actually had a decent race, despite being slow on the swim as usual. 15th in my age group in 1:18:18.
Tri-Rock Austin Sprint Tri
Austin TX 9/2/2013
Warmup before Sprint Tri Worlds, I won 1st woman in 1:23:10.
Madison Mini Marathon 5k
Madison, WI 8/17/2013
Visiting family in Madison, we popped in on this 5k. Hilly but great cool weather. I ran a 19:50, good enough for 1st masters and 3rd overall.
ITU Sprint Duathlon World Championships
Ottawa, Canada 8/10/2013
My big race for the season. I executed perfectly, felt strong the whole way, and won the gold medal for first place in my age group. I was the 2nd woman overall, in a time of 1:05:55.
Georgetown Super Sprint Tri #2
Another good race at this local favorite, my tuneup for Du Worlds. I was 1st woman and 3rd overall in 56:51.
San Antonio, TX 7/28/2013
Interesting urban tri with a pool swim. It was warm, but I had a good race. 1st woman and 2nd overall in 1:13:40.
Marble Falls Sprint Tri
Marble Falls, TX 7/21/2013
Lots of hills! A good race, fun atmosphere. I was 1st woman in the sprint, in 54:05.
Tri for Old Glory
San Marcos, TX 7/7/2013
Sprint tri down south of Austin, the swim was way long but I got to ride my new bike for the first time. Even with a stop to fix a water bottle problem on the bike, I was first woman in 1:11:31.
Bay of Fundy Marathon
Lubec, ME 6/23/2013
I crammed a full marathon training in 5 weeks and ran this race which started in the U.S. and ran into Canada and back. Very hilly! But great scenery. I was 4th in my age group in 3:34:47.
Utah Valley Half Marathon
Provo UT 6/8/2013
Nice downhill and cool weather, I placed 3rd masters in 1:32:56. I was training for a marathon, so ran 9 miles “warmup” up the canyon to the start before the race.
Sartell, MN 5/25/2013
A regional qualifier for the World Championships. Great course and very competitive. I was 1st masters, 2nd woman overall in a time of 1:39:27.
Tri Girl Super Sprint Du
Houston TX 5/12/2013
Second race of the weekend, a short but sweet du. I repeated my 1st overall win from the previous year, this time in 38:31.
Spa Girl Tri
San Antonio, TX 5/11/2013
Our “Crazy Mother’s Day” weekend, we did this race then a du in Houston the next day. I was 1st woman overall, in a time of 56:06.
Hammer Down Du
Abilene, TX 5/4/2013
Road trip! This was a small first year race, well run and fun. I was first woman and 2nd overall in 53:43.
The Loop Trail 10k
Austin, TX 4/21/2013
Short but challenging, I ended up 1st masters in a time of 52:03.
Fast & Furious Du
Grand Prairie, TX 4/14/2013
The state duathlon championship, I had an amazing race and was 1st woman in 1:32:12.
Georgetown Super Sprint Tri #1
Georgetown TX 4/9/2013
A great local race, I defended my title and was 1st woman and 4th overall in 35:46.
Quick Like a Bunny 10k
Denver, CO 3/25/2013
The race we planned to do was cancelled by a blizzard, but we found this race that was still going on. It was insane, a full driving blizzard, but still a hoot. I was first woman in 41:21 (course was short, no PR), in a very small field (about 10 showed up for the 10k).
Tough Cookies Du
Copperas Cove, TX 3/3/2013
I defended my title for the 3rd year, and was 1st overall. One of my favorite races ever.
Hot Chocolate 15k
Dallas, TX – 2/9/2013
Fun race at State Fair Park, I ran a 1:04:38, good enough for 2nd in my age group and 7th woman overall.
Bruises & Bandages Trail 5k
Had to find something fun & short after my DNF at Bandera, and this was just the ticket. I was 1st overall although I fell and broke my toe about a 1/4 mile from the end (got up and kept going, didn’t realize it was broken til I finished)
Bandera Trail 50k
Bandera, TX 1/7/2013
My attempt at my longest race ever, it didn’t go well. Hot & humid for January and constant rain, with tons of mud to slog through. I made it 23 miles before having to take my first DNF.