Archive for July, 2007

Vineman!

Tuesday, July 24th, 2007

I did the Vineman Ironman 70.3 last weekend! I’m still recovering, but I feel pretty good. I’m definitely not an Ironman kind of guy – at 6’7″ tall and 235lbs, I’m not built for it – so my goal was to finish in under 7 hours. I’m delighted to report that I finished in 6hrs 29mins, blowing away my expectations. Louisa and the kids came up to cheer me on, and I loved the handmade “Go Daddy!” signs.  Read on for the full blow-by-blow. Read the rest of this entry »