Archive for June, 2016

Padden Triathlon And Taylor Mtn 50k

What a weekend for Advantage Multisport athletes! Padden Triathlon Marti Reimer returned to form to dominate the dojo at the Padden Triathlon, 10min ahead of second place.  Super exciting to see her back and ready to rock the summer NW triathlon scene. Brent Hartwig took 4th place overall 2 weeks after a fantastic Victoria 70.3.  This will set him up strong for his last block working towards Calgary 70.3. Chris Chesson had a fantastic race coming out of the water near the…

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Are You All In?

I was listening to a great podcast this morning during a long treadmill run. The guest, a sports psychologist, made a statement that caught my attention. He was talking about all sports, but used base-jumping as an example. “Are you all in, or do you stand on the edge a coward?” This can be applied to so much in life, and especially to our racing. Let me explain how I take this. It doesn’t mean that we over focus on sport and…

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2016 Victoria 70.3 weekend

The 2016 version of the Victoria 70.3 saw great performances for all Advantage Multisport athletes. Where the day before had us experiencing cold winds and side gusts on our little shake out ride that added to prerace nerves, raceday dawned calm, comfortable and confident. I even saw looks of disappointment rather than relief when at bike check in it was stated that the swim would be shortened due to overwhelming weeds in the lake. This crew has been putting in the hard…

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