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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

Can I Really Do this?

Can I Really Do this?

There are days when I feel like I’ve bitten off more than I can chew. Can I really do this? Yes I can! Source: backonpointe.tumblr.com via Jennifer on Pinterest

YOU

YOU

Some motivation to keep me going. Source: ripped4life.tumblr.com via Chrissy on Pinterest

Just keep swimming

Just keep swimming

Getting into the pool for the first time was scary. I felt uncomfortable in my super tight and unflattering swimsuit and I was scared that I would fail. The day of my first lesson, I asked my coach if we could cancel and his answer was a short “No! Get up and get changed, see … Continue reading

86 days to go!

The Nissan Corporate Triathlon National Series 2013 is in exactly 86 days away. On the 17th of February I will have to complete a 450 meter (ocean) swim followed by a 10 km (6.2 Miles) bike ride and a 4km (2.5 Mile) Run. My weakness is the swim, but luckily my strength is that I’m not afraid of the water and that … Continue reading

The Begining

The Begining

I’ve never been into fitness. I’ve joined a few gyms in my life time, and I’ve been a handful of times, but I could never get motivated to be consistent in my fitness routine. My father was big and tall and my mother (who is Asian) is small and petite. I have been blessed with … Continue reading