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#InspireMeSunday – @JackieFaye and Zhang Xin

“I have learned that success is not just about the IRONMAN medals, but about showing women that they can do the seemingly impossible if they just take one step at a time.” — Jackie Faye Jackie Faye is not only soon-to-become the first woman in the world to finish 6 IRONMAN races on 6 continents within 1… Continue reading #InspireMeSunday – @JackieFaye and Zhang Xin

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Training Progress Week 23, 24 and 25

“Living and training in Afghanistan has definitely put my goal into perspective. I have learned that success is not just about the IRONMAN medals, but about showing women that they can do the seemingly impossible if they just take one step at a time.” — Jackie Faye, 32, military journalist working towards becoming the 1st… Continue reading Training Progress Week 23, 24 and 25

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Training Progress Week 22

Focus for Week 22 Stick to the training plan. Day 1 to 5 – Success Day 6 – asked Coach if Day 6 training can be Day 7 so I could train with a bike buddy. Day 7 – Day 6 Transfer Schedule: Partial fail due to the rain. Couldn’t train with bike buddy. Thought… Continue reading Training Progress Week 22

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Training Progress Week 21

Focus for Week 21 – Stick to the training plan no matter what. Just eat. Eat well. Ride more and ride better. Training Plan Day 1 – Success Day 2 – Failed (Had an event to attend to and somehow thought I had a day in between Monday and Tuesday. What world do I live… Continue reading Training Progress Week 21

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Training Progress Week 20

The only progress is swimming. Let’s see how far I’ve come: Nov 9, 2017 – Started swimming after some years. Swam 250m for an hour  (What!I was like that on day 1?) Week 1 to 6 – Hit the pool at least three times a week to practice. Week 7 – Swam 1k non-stop (I… Continue reading Training Progress Week 20

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Training Progress Week 19 – #320ChangesDirection

“We don’t need to create more programs – there are good ones out there. But we do need to do two things. We need to streamline access to the help that is available. And we need to change the culture of mental health so that those in need – and their family members – are… Continue reading Training Progress Week 19 – #320ChangesDirection

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Training Progress Week 18

“Make it happen… no matter what!” — Rock Thomas So my very first Triathlon happened. I was nervous and anxious but I did it 🙂 I doubted myself. I judged myself. But I made peace with myself at the end of the race. First race. First medal. First time. It’s all good. The only thing… Continue reading Training Progress Week 18