I had a really fun weekend and a decent training weekend! I took it easy Thursday and Friday because I was feeling a bit under the weather, so I was rarin’ to go for my weekend workouts!
The past two weekends, I competed in a four-day swim meet. I swam in most of the freestyle events (50, 100, 200, 500, and 1650) and a number of relays.
It was a beautiful day to run a 5k (high 50s at race start!). There were tons of people at the race, most dressed in green to celebrate St. Patty’s Day. There were even some fully-outfitted leprechauns and a man completely painted green! I had done the Ras na hEireann in 2009, and set my 5k PR. There are some decent hills on the course, but it finishes on a long downhill, making… Read More