Sunday, June 21, 2009

Swim Practice, Tour De Cure, and Tri Training

Now that I waited 4 days before posting about Thursday's Swim practice, I cant remember what we did. Sorry! However, the temp was in the low 60's, cloudy and I learned a new drill. All in all, I swam 2200M that morning!

Saturday morning was the Tour De Cure ride for Diabetes.

Check-in time was 8am and we left around 9:00am for the 32 mile joy ride! When we took off it was about 70 degrees, sunny, and not a single breeze. There were about 30 some riders that rode the 32 mile route. I finished in about 2:15:00, about 14mph speed. It was pretty slow, but a very enjoyable ride.

I want to thank EVERYONE for all the donations and wondeful comments! It was a great ride! Here are some pics from that day....

Week 8 of Sprint Tri Training:
Adult Swim Team - 2200M Total
4x200M (Free/Kick/Free/Kick)
4x300M w/:30RI (using pull bouy & swim paddles)
200M c/d
Run - 1.27 miles
Bike - 5.07 miles
Run - 1.75 miles
Adult Swim Team - 2200M total
Run - 2.6 miles
Tour De Cure - Bike -32 miles, 2:15:00, 14.22mph

Pretty decent week. Knee is doing better, but still not 100%. I'm telling you, it's super weird.


Marlene said...

So glad you had a great time on the ride! Looks like some great scenery! Congrats!

Jess said...

Congrats on completing the ride and enjoying it! 70 degrees sounds lovely.

Danielle said...

Congrats on the ride...hoping the knee gets better for you soon!

Holly said...

Glad to hear you had a great ride! Looks like fun!

J said...

Great job on the ride! That must have been so much fun to be with all those people!

RunToTheFinish said...

yeahhh for good rides!! i'm finally learning to start loving the bike, though I have some questions later this week for you true bikers

Carolina John said...

glad you enjoyed the cure! sounds like it was a blast, and the pics look great. that's a tough distance, I did it a few months ago in the rain.

I Run for Fun said...

Sounds like an awesome ride. Love the pics.

Hope your knee gets better.

Ms. V. said...

Great ride~

SavvyFitChica said...

Congrats on the ride & supporting a great cause! Awesome pictures! Sounds like the weather was prefect...

Nice job on learning a new swimming drill too!


Anonymous said...

Nice job with Tour De Cure! Glad to hear the knee is doing better.

Anne said...

I'm so happy everything went so well. Ah, if only I could average 14 mph for that length of time....

Wonderful work, S!

Borsch said...

Great ride and glad you had a nice 5miler with no knee pain!

Wes said...

Awesome, awesome! You ROCK!!!

Stef0115 said...

How totally FUN! And for a great cause. Congratulations you did it! Sounds like perfect weather too!

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