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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

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Training Progress – Week 16 & 17

“How we deal with our inner world drives everything. Every aspect of how we love, how we live, how we parent and how we lead. Being positive has become a new form of moral correctness. In a culture that values relentless positivity, I thought no one wanted to know. Rigid denial doesn’t work. It’s unsustainable… Continue reading Training Progress – Week 16 & 17

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Training Progress Week 14

“The culture of the sport and its history has left most athletes chasing an unsustainable approach to performance. For many athletes, the barometer of success in training is based in the accumulation of hours or miles of training (overall volume). Success and “readiness” is measured by how many hours a week of training the athlete… Continue reading Training Progress Week 14

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Training Progress Week 13

“What pain do you want in your life? What pain do you want to sustain? What are you willing to struggle for? How do you choose to suffer?” – Mark Manson Training itself is a struggle in terms of managing the time and energy and finding the balance with work, life, career development, family, friends… Continue reading Training Progress Week 13

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Training Progress Week 12

“At the core of all human behavior, our needs are more or less similar. Positive experience is easy to handle. It’s negative experience that we all, by definition, struggle with. Therefore, what we get out of life is not determined by the good feelings we desire but by what bad feelings we’re willing and able to… Continue reading Training Progress Week 12

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Training Progress Week 9

Week 1 of 2018 – Week 9 of the training since Day 1 🙂 First 10 hours of training in 2018 – Covered 171.11km in total with a huge chunk of distance being covered by cycling Wondered how it’s like to sit on the bike for 3 hours – so biked at a slow pace… Continue reading Training Progress Week 9

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Training Progress Week 8

The last week of training in 2017 – Working out 3 hours a day for four days straight gives me a good idea of what I’m getting myself into. So my goal is to be able to do the following activities continuously by July 2018: swim 3.8 km in 2 hours, bike 180 km in… Continue reading Training Progress Week 8