Monday, November 9, 2009

Single and Tri-ing!

The amazing Divas!

Drew's Divas!
Victoria Jane and me getting ready for the tri!
Riding in on my flat tire.
The famous Drew and me.
Finishing the race.
One of my best friends from high school days was doing the tri too!
All of the 33 year old Divas displaying their digits.
119, yo.

So much to say… well, I FINISHED! Yes, I, Erincita finished my very first triathlon! All I can say is, I’m gonna do it again! You know, agreeing to do the triathlon in the first place made me nervous, to say the least. However, knowing that I was doing it with 9 other girls gave me great motivation. Not only that, but doing it for a cause (Drew) was a big deal for me. I am still having a hard time believing that I really did it. It wasn’t easy, that’s for sure, but I now know what I’m made of and will do it again.
Next time I’ll definitely have a road bike instead of a mtn. bike. Oh, and I’ll bring back-up just in case I get a flat like I did on Saturday . Such a bummer, for real!
Friends, I am proud. You will definitely see more entries in the future of the coming triathlons. I hear it’s an addiction, and I think I’m hooked!


karen louise said...

You were amazing...I was so proud watching you guys. Way to go, Erincita!

Kalli Ko said...

my hero!! I'm so proud of you! P.S. you look AWESOME!

Kelsey K. Hartley said...

I'm so impressed. I want to do one of these. I keep saying it. Now I need to sign up already. Way to go Erin!

Melanee Raynes said...

You rock! I'm so proud of little Erincita.

Heidi said...

Triathlons scare me, for I am non-athletic. I think anyone who does them for fun is kind of awesome, and I think anyone who does them for a good cause is REALLY awesome! Go Erin!

Hatch said...

Who's Heidi? Can I ditto what she said? Very impressive.
Now what is this about a flat tire? The day of the race? I appreciate tips like road bike vs mt bike. If I ever do get the gumption to do it, I will remember your sage advice.

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Carrie said...

Good job Erin! Tri's are so fun! I've only done one and have wanted to do another ever since but have been lazy. You look great lady!

Melissa said...

That is amazing. You are awesome and inspiring. Can't wait to hear about more.