Jeff Joyce… you… are… an… Ironman!!

For those of you who have already read my wife's blog of the race, I apologize in advance for the repetition of explanations, as well as the fact that she's a more interesting writer of narratives like this. If you haven't read her blog...don't pre-judge it based on mine, it's more significantly more interesting (but …

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Danielle Joyce… you… are… an… Ironman!!

I sat in the changing tent in the second transition. I had just finished the 110-mile bike section of the course. To say that it had been a bit rough was a massive understatement. Cycling is my weakest area anyways, but somehow, on this day, I hadn’t even been able to settle into my normal …

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Troika Half Ironman: We’re going to have to double this?!

A couple of weeks ago, we participated in the Troika long course triathlon (1.2-mile swim, 56-mile bike, 13.1-mile run) near Spokane, Washington. We made the 5-hour trek to the typically warmer, drier side of our state for the early season event. Unfortunately our long, cold western Washington spring apparently spread over the mountains as the …

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