In case you thought I might have forgotten, I haven’t. In case you might have wondered if among all the chaos and craziness lately that I might have pushed my dream aside temporarily, I haven’t.
142 days until I can register to volunteer for the 2011 Ironman Lake Placid.
315 days until I volunteer for the 2011 Ironman Lake Placid.
316 days until I sign over a year of my life to training.
686 days until I race 2012 Ironman Lake Placid.
I haven’t forgotten.
In fact, I’ve spent a lot of time on my bike lately, trying to get my butt and the saddle better acquainted. So far, the saddle pain I had for the longest time has disappeared. Which means it’s time to up the distance. 112 miles is still a looong ways away!
But what I DID happen to forget was that I have a half marathon coming up just around the corner! The inaugural Myrtle Beach mini half marathon (with this really kick butt, 8 inch long by 4 mm thick huge medal) is
6 5 training Saturdays away. I registered back in February, when the whole snowed-out Myrtle Beach half marathon debacle ended up in a serious discount for registration for the mini marathon. I, of course, took it, and hadn’t thought too much of it since. October always seems so far away, until, well, September rolls around.