Friday, December 31, 2010

2010 in Review

So, athletically, 2010 was amazing for me! I am probably going to think of more highlights as soon as I publish this!!

Here is my coach's review of the year by the numbers. I really appreciate all of the work he puts into my success. I was happier with some more than others, so lets focus on the happy memories! (full disclosure, a few are left off!)


1/23/10 - Polar Bear 5K - 23:15 (PR)

2/06/10 - Chattahoochee Challenge 10K - 49:09 (19:51 PR from 1st 10K race)

3/21/10 - ING GA Half-marathon - 1:46:44 (6:51 PR ~ 52 of 1165 in AG)

5/22/10 - Turtle Crawl Triathlon (Olympic) - 3:15:42 (Training through)

6/06/10 - Ironman Kansas 70.3 - 6:05:07 (21:15 PR!!)

6/27/10 ~ Ridges Invitational 5K Swim 2:01:00 (22:12 PR!!)

8/14/10 ~ Richard Russell Olympic Distance Tri - 2:38:52 (4th AG)

8/29/10 ~ Ironman Louisville (First Ironman Distance Event) - 12:43:36

(Coach's Prediction 12:43:39)

11/13/10 ~ Serenbe 15K Trail Race - 1:19:45 (13:11 PR!!!)

12/11/10 ~ Tashka Trail 50K Race (Running) ~ 1st Overall Female ~ 11th OAL ~ 5:43:26

(New Course Record by 8:40 !!!!)

My personal highlights in my memory....

Riding and running into the new year in Austin, TX.

My PR in Kansas.

An amazing trip to Boulder, Co to pretend like we are professional athletes.

George winning the state road race championship (not mine, but I am super proud of him!).

Finishing my first Ironman in Louisville with incredibly supportive friends by my side.

Finishing my Mom's first half marathon with her!

(we forgot a camera!!)

Finishing Sparkles first half marathon with her in Myrtle Beach.

New friend and training partner Laura.

Being invited to join my awesome new team!

My first overall win!

This was such an incredible year--with its ups and downs, but I prefer to remember the ups!!

I am so lucky to have such supportive family and friends. Can't wait to ring in a new year with new adventures!


  1. Congrats on a great year!!! Can't wait for 2011!!

  2. What a year! You had some great accomplishments, can't wait to see what 2011 brings for you.

  3. Sounds like a fabulous 2010! Here's to 2011...