Quebec Camp + PEI Bike Tour

After the first day of downpour in Mont Saint Anne, we had much better fortune with the weather. For all but one of the following thirteen days of training we were graced with sunshine and rainbows, and icecream. We made several trips to the Bar Laitier (literally, the Dairy Bar. amazing) in Beaupre – just down the…

Wetland Training Camp

The clock just rolled over to 12:37pm as I started this blog post. That means I have 2hours 38minutes before I have to turn in my technology and head out for my afternoon workout. 3:15pm (or before afternoon session starts) is our technology curfew for the duration of the training camp. Everyone has to bring…

SOD times

After taking a peak at my calendar I came to realise a few things 1) since I moved out I’ve spent more time in Austria than in Thunder Bay, 2) there are only 99 more days until my first race of the year (yikes!), and 3) it’s nearly time to go back to school. Crazy!…

Dachstein = done

Well, it’s time…  Time to bag up those sweaty, stinky training clothes.  Time to polish off those leftovers.  Time to download legally acquire some movies to pass the time.  Time to clean up those klistery skis.  Time to dig out that travel itinerary… It’s time to pack things up and head home. The past few weeks here…

Moving up and onwards!

I’ve lived in the same house for almost my entire life.  Around the time of my first birthday (winter 1996), my parents bought a nice bungalow about an hour north of Toronto.  From what I’ve heard, their move-in sounds like it was an epic affair.  The storm of the decade! 7 foot snowbanks, whiteout conditions,…