Race Day Forecast Calls For Pain

No.  That is not a typo.  That is a prediction.  And I believe it is about as accurate as most weather forecasts these days. Five weeks from today is race day and I am woefully unprepared.  Not sure where my training got derailed, but it is what it is.  I will continue to prepare the best I can and just deal … Continue reading “Race Day Forecast Calls For Pain”

Interesting Twist

I looked at my training log from last week and the total mileage was 0.2 miles. For those who are numerically challenged, I will spell it out.  ZERO POINT TWO MILES! Now, I had planned this as a recovery week because we would be traveling to Athens for Mason’s Conference swim meet.  Speaking of the swim meet…….. Are you frickin’ … Continue reading “Interesting Twist”

Interview with Mason

I’ve talked about Mason and his battle with Crohn’s many times. This time I will let him tell you in his own words. Timbeaux:  How did you find out you had Crohn’s Disease? Mason:  My junior year of high school I was admitted into the hospital and after numerous tests and sleepless nights the doctors told me I had it. … Continue reading “Interview with Mason”

Do What You Can

New Years Resolution

It’s getting close to that time of the year again. The time when people who have been sitting on their butts for 20 years decide that on January 1st they are going to become Olympic marathoners. The time when people find a pair of pants in their closet from when they were 12 years old and decide to try to … Continue reading “Do What You Can”