Author Archives: Joyce

Ironman Texas 70.3 A Stormy Race Report 4-7-19

I wanted to do an early season half Ironman event for 2019 after taking a long off-season in 2018. Ironman Texas 70.3 in Galveston on April 7th looked like an ideal race after coming off a long Vermont winter. Galveston, … Continue reading

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Ironman Copenhagen Race Report August 19, 2018

A year ago we signed up for Ironman Copenhagen. I had just completed a very tough Ironman in Lake Placid where I’m pretty sure I had the beginnings of a virus or flu. My body shut down and I stumbled … Continue reading

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Ironman Syracuse 70.3 Another Hot and Steamy Race Report 6-17-18

Last weekend we finished Ironman Syracuse 70.3 which was our toughest half Ironman triathlon yet. We chose this race since it was close, convenient and fit right into our training schedule for Ironman Copenhagen in August. Syracuse, New York is … Continue reading

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The Unplugged Half Marathon Race Report 4-14-18

I’m writing this race report almost 2 months after a really great half marathon that happened on April 14, 2018. Training for my third full Ironman leaves me with little energy and extra motivation these days. But better late than … Continue reading

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The Barbados Marathon: A Tropical Race Report 12-3-17

The Barbados Marathon in the Caribbean was my first open marathon since Boston 2014. With a focus on the Ironman and chasing my Kona dreams the last few years, it felt like a long time since I had run a … Continue reading

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Ironman70.3 World Championship Race Report 9-9-17

I wasn’t expecting to qualify for the Ironman 70.3 World Championship in Chattanooga, Tennessee when I raced Puerto Rico Ironman 70.3 back in March. My surprising second place finish provided me the rare opportunity to race alongside the best women … Continue reading

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Ironman Lake Placid July 23, 2017: One of My Toughest Races

  Ironman Lake Placid is one of the oldest and most historic Ironman events. It is also a beautiful race set in the New York Adirondacks. Lake Placid, New York is also home to the 1932 and 1980 Olympics, so … Continue reading

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