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First race in the morning!

It’s nearly 10pm here in Budapest, my food and snacks are made and ready for tomorrow, my swim bag is packed, and I’m as ready as I’m going to get for my first international open water swim race tomorrow! The … Continue reading

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Worlds in Budapest: getting settled 

The last few days have been a bit of a blur with packing, finishing up work, the joys of international travel (helpful hint: don’t fly Air Canada Rouge, unless you too consider a singular piece of loaf a ‘continental breakfast!), … Continue reading

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#worldshereicome

I leave for worlds in 30 hours . . . How did I get here?! Continue reading

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My Tri-riffic Summer

As I mentioned a few months back as I described life in Vancouver, I was training for my first-ever triathlon.  To be clear, I was not training for an Ironman, or even a normal Olympic length triathlon.  No, no, I was … Continue reading

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DM in the BVI – Week 3

Week 3 was hectic!  I managed to get all of my swims done, including the brutal 15 minute tread.  Technically PADI requires that you tread or float for 15 minutes, with the last two minutes with your hands, to the … Continue reading

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