Tagged with accomplishment

I am a Triathlete

I am a Triathlete

The day came and went so fast. I had trouble sleeping the night before. Worried that I would sleep through my alarm and doubting if I could really do this. I started to doubt if I trained enough for the event, or trained hard. I had concentrated only on swimming, because I didn’t know how … Continue reading

The Ocean

The Ocean

Sorry to those of you (if there are any) who follow my blog and started to wonder what happened to me and if my ankle injury was serious. It wasn’t. I suffered some bruising and was able to walk on it after a few days. It hasn’t stopped me swimming or running at all. I have … Continue reading

Motivational video

Motivational video

This speech by Eric Thomas (over the top of some awesome sports clips and spelling errors) just sent shivers down my spine. This motivational speech can relate to more than just my fitness goals, it can be related to everyday life. “Pain is temporary. It may last for a minute, or an hour, or a … Continue reading

Overcoming a Mental Block

Overcoming a Mental Block

I’ve mentioned in my previous posts that I could not overcome the mental block of swimming a complete lap in a 50-meter pool, even though I could do it in a 25-meter pool. Today was the day that I would overcome that block. I asked coach to meet me at the Wyndham Leisure Centre near … Continue reading

…and it just hit me, just like that!

…and it just hit me, just like that!

I’ve been a bit slack, not posting on my blog. Not because I have given up, and stopped training, I’ve just been so busy. I’ve continued to swim 4-5 days per week pushing myself further and further. I’ve been doing really well. Over 2 months ago, I couldn’t even swim four stokes, and today, I … Continue reading