Monthly Archives: March 2012

Goldenfliers 5 miler recap

Vital Stats: Date: Saturday, November 19, 2011 Place: Baton Rouge Total time: 56:45:00 (11:21/mile) (Note: I’m going back in time to recap previous races). I signed up for the Goldenfliers 5 miler mostly because later that day would be first … Continue reading

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Seen on my ride…

Sunset over University Lake. Beautiful night to #BikeBR, but I could feel every minute of three days of yard work (Sat. – Sun.) plus a big swim/run workout Tuesday.

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Bumper Stickers and Medal Displays

I finally got around to putting my “I rocked 13.1” bumper sticker on my car this morning. I found it during a very embarrassing incident in which Josh had to dig under my car seat and came up with the … Continue reading

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This is why Slow Trier is slow…

Amazing weekend here in Baton Rouge. Although the weekend was only a couple of days, my fun started Thursday night and continued through Tuesday night. Suffice it to say that workouts were few and far between this weekend. Thursday night … Continue reading

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11 Things About Me

Woo hoo! My first “You’re a blogger!” recognition. Katie, at KatieRUNSthis, tagged me in an “11 Things About Me” post. This is a great chance to introduce myself to the Internet, so let’s check it out. My things are definitely … Continue reading

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Rouge Orleans 2012 Part 3

Recap: My team of six incredible women are running 126.2 miles of the Mississippi River levee from Baton Rouge to New Orleans during Rouge Orleans 2012. Running during daylight is an awesome, amazing, can’t top this experience, but it turns … Continue reading

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Seen on my ride

Seen on my bike ride tonight: the Mississippi River Bridge in Baton Rouge and the final rays of the sunset. Also seen on my ride: lots of bugs in my eyes. I didn’t start riding until last summer (less than … Continue reading

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Rouge Orleans Part 2

When I left off, Girls on the Geaux had just finished Round One and were setting off on Round Two. Round Two was much the same – Beautiful weather and easy running. Erin encountered dogs on her “ghost leg,” a … Continue reading

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Rouge Orleans – Baton Rouge to New Orleans Ultra Marathon Relay Part 1

Vital stats: Race: Rouge Orleans Ultra Marathon Relay Date: February 11 – 12, 2012 Place: Mississippi River Levee from Baton Rouge to New Orleans Total time: Team started at 8:00 a.m. Saturday; finished around 10:55 a.m. Sunday Maybe it was … Continue reading

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Ready to bike and swim again!

I spent the winter focusing on running since I consider it my weakest area and also because I signed up for my first half marathon and desperately needed to train for that. So biking and swimming took a backseat, although … Continue reading

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