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Erin337

Richmond, BC, Canada
I am a mother of one and wife who started on a journey to complete Ironman Canada 2009 and conquered it!  Completed Ironman Canada in 2011 and am now training for Challenge Penticton 2013 iron distance race.
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Whistler Training Weekend by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Whistler here welcome.  The SAA is coming to town to swim, bike and run this weekend.   Read on »
Victoria 1/2 IM Race Report by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon I have been thinking about this race for over a week now.  It was a tough one and I had not expected that.  Not that a 1/2 IM is ever easy, but I felt prepared and ready to ... Read on »
BC Ferry to Victoria by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon And we are off to Victoria.  The ferry is full of tourists and triathletes.  Almost every 2nd car has bike on the back.  The weather is perfect, sunny and warm for this par ... Read on »
Victoria BC Cycling Day Trip by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon In preparation for the Victoria 1/2 Ironman this weekend, I took a day trip to Victoria a couple of weekends ago to ride the course.   Ellen, who is always up for c ... Read on »
Bike for Sale - 2010 Orbea Onix by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon To make room in my garage for a my new road bike, it is time to let my Orbea Onix move to a new home. This is a fantastic bike for the new or experienced cyclis ... Read on »
Osoyoos Training Weekend by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon We started our trip to Osoyoos, BC late on Friday evening.  Leaving Vancouver after 6pm on the Friday of a long weekend is not a recipe for success.  The traffic was terri ... Read on »
Training Weekend by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Osoyoos here we come!   After having raced three times this year, I am off for my first training weekend of the season.  Usually, I would be going up to Penticton an ... Read on »
St. George 70.3 Race Report - Part 2 by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Rank: 58 Overall Rank: 1534 BIB:1965 Division:F40-44 Age:42 State:Richmond BC Country:CAN Profession:Salesperson Swim:33:48 Bike:3:34:55 ... Read on »
St. George 70.3 Race Report - Part 1 Race Morning by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Holy $%^$# that was a tough one...but so amazing. After my first trip to Sand Hollow and driving the bike course on Thursday, I was left feeling like St. George may ... Read on »
Night Before St. George 70.3 by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Just a quick update before we head out for my pre race dinner. Today we travelled from Las Vegas to St. George but this time we are here for 2 nights. In either kar ... Read on »
St. George and Back by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Today we ventured to St. George from Las Vegas. And back to Vegas for the night. In hindsight, I should have booked a room in St. George for Thursday, Friday and Saturday ... Read on »
Vegas Baby! by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon And we are off! After my last minute packing and a 2000m swim with The SAA this morning, we packed up the vehicle and headed for Bellingham International Airport (BLI). N ... Read on »
Delta Triathlon - April 2013 by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon An annual tradition for me since 2006, the 2013 Delta Triathlon was once again a great event.  This year, the adult race was before the Kids of Steel race so no need to a ... Read on »
Lavaman - March 2013 by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon This spring break, my family spent two weeks in Waikoloa, Hawaii.  Last time we were on The Big Island was in June 2011 for my 40th birthday and Honu 70.3 triathlon.  Thi ... Read on »
Chilly Hilly Cycling Event - February 2013 by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Back in February, Tim and I took part in the Chilly Hilly cycling event put on by the Cascade Bike Club.  The Chilly Hilly is a 33mile (52km) ride around Bainbridge Isla ... Read on »
FIST Bike Fitting Camp by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Back at the end of January I attended the FIST Bike Fitting Certification course in California.  After five days of intensive training, I am a certified triathlon ... Read on »
SAA Kidsport Swimathon Fundraiser - Results! by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon A huge thank you to everyone who came to participate and support the SAA Kidsport Swimathon Fundraiser. The event raised $2046.30 for Kidsport's Richmond Chapter.   ... Read on »
Swimathon for Kidsport Richmond by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon On February 8, 2013 I will be participating in a Swimathon to help raise funds for Kidsport Richmond.   I will have 30 minutes in a 25 metre pool to swim as many l ... Read on »
It's January, Let's Complain About the Weather by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Seriously??!!  This is what I have to look forward to for the next 5 days in the forecast?  Agh!  This morning I got up and it was raining so I did my trainer ride thinkin ... Read on »
Happy New Year! by Erin337 Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Ok, I know it is January 7th, so I am a little late with the Happy New Year.  I also haven't posted in a while so I am late with that also. True to my word, I did not ... Read on »