Monthly Archives: July 2013

More Cherries

It’s the season! So when my friend (the one with whom I exercise most Mondays) joined me for our first common combo unit, it was no surprise we found a tree full of lovely ripe cherries. (26k bike, 4k running, … Continue reading

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Bad Karma People

I had a weird experience today. I benefited from the time between two connecting trains to get myself something to drink at a small supermarket in the railway station. As it was Sunday, and shops were closed, there were quite … Continue reading

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Doping: in Sports and Elsewhere?

As I had no plans for today except for running, eating well, and relaxing, I finished a book by Tyler Hamilton, “The Secret Race.” Hamilton, if you don’t know (as I did before I came across the book), was a … Continue reading

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75 Minutes in a Furnace

…or, “Getting lost will help you find your way.” Well, I’m maybe exaggerating a little bit—but fact is, it was really really hot today. Thus, beautiful weather to run! Even more so because my boyfriend had to work all day … Continue reading

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Still Getting Better

The weather is still great—I probably even got a tan today on the water 😉 And today was a great rowing day, too, because I learned a lot! I rowed in coxed pair, with our club president and another club … Continue reading

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Vegan Mett—The Weirdest Stuff

I don’t know if you know Mett (I looked up the term—apparently, it is used as a loan word to designate this specialty). Basically, it consists of ground pork with salt, pepper and onions (you can chop them and mix … Continue reading

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The Cherries That Saved Me

Today, after a long and strenuous day at work (due to a deadline, I had started working at 6!! a.!! m.!!!), including an afternoon low in productivity, I absolutely had to go out. The weather was warm and beautiful, so … Continue reading

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Combo Units—Done Differently

When doing combo units, I usually mix cycling and running. This is a relic from when I had serious intentions of becoming a triathlete and trained the switch between the two disciplines to get used to it. I do not … Continue reading

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Training Summary: June 2013

A little delayed, due to much work and no time for blogging (if I have some spare time, I’d rather invest it into exercise, wouldn’t I ;))—but here’s my training summary for June! The overall results are much better than … Continue reading

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Long Time No Write!

There we go. I’m back on the Internet 🙂

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