Tag Archives: underwater treadmill

If You Can’t Beat Them, Read Them

I wanted to get yesterday’s entry “in the mail” before I hit the sack, so I tried to keep it about the race and the day (and under 2000 words).  There were other things I wanted to mention but felt … Continue reading

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Everyone Needs A Pool!

As a longtime HydroWorx user and masters track athlete, I have made the underwater treadmill the cornerstone of my training program for several years now.  I have found that at my age my body just isn’t able to sustain the … Continue reading

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Making The Most Out Of Nothing

It’s been about 2.5 weeks now since the 800m at Drake, I’ve kind of enjoyed not having another race on the schedule.  In past years I’ve almost tried to raced myself into shape if that was possible, but in the … Continue reading

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Good Visit From The Arch Frenemy

Well, a couple of days without writing has turned into ten before I knew it, sometimes I honestly don’t know where the time goes anymore.  After racing in Landover the weekend before Easter, I have finally started to return to … Continue reading

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Graduation and Post-Grad Work

Well, I officially graduated from therapy several weeks ago, and am working on the fresh start.  As I had planned on doing, I stuck with Rich Harris and am now an official (workout) card-carrying member of Elite Athletic Performance.  I … Continue reading

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HydroWorx Underwater Marathon!

My situation in a nutshell:  shut down.  After Monday’s cross-town walk (hobble) of shame, I kept to my plan and did absolutely nothing.  The leg is feeling a little better, but no way to tell how it’ll perform under pressure. … Continue reading

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Upping The Ante…

As planned, spent the last two days in the HydroWorx pool.  Felt very sore yesterday, a little bit in the legs but a bunch in the glutes.  I don’t think it was as much a product of the race as … Continue reading

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