Posts Tagged 'Duathlon World Championships'

The Team Approach at Duathlon Worlds

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The Team Approach at Duathlon Worlds

It takes a village to raise a child. Same can be said about an athlete. So many people helped in getting me to the start line.

I don’t remember the last time I’ve entered a race feeling so unsure of my training. I did the best I could in preparing given that my Achilles tendons have been really bad for well  over a year now, and particularly bad in the past 6 months. That said, instead of running for the past ...

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ITU Duathlon World Championship 2012, Part 1

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ITU Duathlon World Championship 2012, Part 1

“I’ve never surprised myself in a race where I ran a time I didn’t gun for.This isn’t luck.If you don’t believe you can do something, you aren’t going to surprise yourself and do it.”–sub-3 marathoner and teammate Bonnie Averbuch during a workout.

Pre-race: The stress involved in getting to France exceeded anything I could have imagined. Between spending a boat load of money for travel and board and the race itself, dealing with hotel confirmation/cancellation, sitting on the tarmac for 5.5 ...

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