Posts for Triathlon

How To | Mentally Prepare For A Race

April 3, 2016

For years, the world’s top athletes have been utilizing psychology as a key to over-come nerves and tap into their true athletic potential on some…

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  • An easy long-run, focused on stretching the legs out and preparing them for the weekend.

But truthfully, all I'm focused on is clearing some space in my stomach for the burgers and fries I'm about to stuff into tonight! 
  • Whew, super excited about this one!

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I've covered all the necessities in understanding the correct nutrition to maximize your pre, during and post workout goals, teaching you all you need to know to formulate your own, sport specific meal plan. -

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  • Less then usual training equals more then usual time in local coffee shops. 
Definitely not complaining about that! 
Especially when it's the super-cool, @spoutcoffee! 📷: @sydkeen
  • The finish to a big chapter in my life. 
Yesterday I swam, biked and ran my heart out at the @itumultisport World Champs, trying to keep up with the fastest off-road triathletes I've ever seen. 
I'm humbled to have finished 4th in age cat for @teamsouthafrica. 
Thank you to everyone back home for following the race live and all the words of support. 
This one means a lot!
  • Race day nutrition ✔️
  • Just 2 days away, sessions continue to get more and more specific.

Like this final recon on the run course with a total of 8 minutes at race pace divided up with long enough rest intervals to take the crazy, beautiful Penticton view in.