Erin Christon the long run

2012 / June 11

Eagleman 70.3 Race Preview

Visit the event’s website here. It’s 13 days till Eagleman 70.3.  That means 3 more serious race specific workouts in the 2nd peak week, and then race week prep.  Training has gone pretty well considering I was working an average of 50 hours per week during the majority of training.  It’s hard not to go into […]

2012 / June 11

And Then I Had A Sponsorship Deal!

A few weeks ago I submitted an application to a company called GU Energy.  I wasn’t expecting much to come from it, but decided to submit the application and see.  Last Monday I received an email from them telling me that they liked me and wanted to offer me a small sponsorship.  I was super […]

2012 / June 11

The Return to Triathlon

After a year plus long break from triathlon I lined up for the Coastal Carolina University triathlon this morning, and what better day than on my 30th birthday too. Morning started with the 4 am wake up and my usual blueberry oatmeal and coffee breakfast.  After rockin to my pre-race play list and making last […]

2012 / June 11

Today’s long run

This week started the first of 2 build phases for Eagleman 70.3 which means the intensity of the workouts has stepped up a notch while the easy paced stuff has been slowed way down. This seems like a fairly easy concept, fast on the fast stuff and really easy on the easy stuff. The planned […]

2012 / June 11

What would you take with you?

Stumbled across an interesting website today. theburninghouse It asks the question, if your house was burning down what would you save? Here are the things I don’t think I could stand to loose. The List: Blanket my great grandma made rowing t-shirt quilt I made stuffed animal I have had since I was born chacos Important […]

2012 / June 11

More Thursday Adventures

Decided to forgo the post long run nap and head out to enjoy the day.  Made the short trip to Murrells Inlet, to visit Huntington Beach State Park.  Why make the trip??  Gators of course!