Category Archives: Sam

Getting through the door: Transformation Challenge

When I began IronTribe, Sam told me the goal was to get through the door.  Well, the first goal is to get out of bed so I can get to the door.  There have been days when that has been … Continue reading

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#nofailure: Perspective is the key

Saturday’s question for #Quest2016 came from Debbie Millman, writer, educator, artist, host of Design Matters.  I was not familiar with Millman’s work so I went and listened to some podcasts during the day.  They were delightful discussions about creativity and … Continue reading

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I am a runner

I am a runner.   That has been my athletic identity since high school.  Running didn’t require any flying objects, no deep water, nothing complicated.  It just required a decent pair of running shoes and a place to run.  I … Continue reading

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My new deep end: Iron Tribe

In 2011 I conquered the deep end of the pool – 20 feet down to the bottom of the pool. Sam and I never did have a tea party on the bottom of the pool like he promised though.  Then … Continue reading

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Back at it: Trying to regain my fitness

I’ve been off schedule this fall.  I haven’t worked out as regularly as I had been and I have not been paying as close attention to my diet as I had been.  Part of it has been my schedule but … Continue reading

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Five years with Sam: What a journey so far

As late May and early June roll around each year I begin to reflect on how far I have come in the past five years. If you have been reading this blog for any length of time then you know … Continue reading

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Five rides, four swims and then some: Update on the 30 for 30 challenge

  I have a number of posts in mind but I have not had much time this week.  I wanted to write a brief update on the 30 for 30 challennge though.  So far, so good.   Since the beginning … Continue reading

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