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Passing the Pen to the Next Generation by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon It seems my sports nut/journalism student wrote an article about one of his favorite triathletes   Love this boy like crazy.... wanna see why? Read on »
The Fine Art of Marketing: Different Approaches to Skinning the Cat by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon  On Monday night, I heard my washing machine gasp its last breath anddie, thus beginning the saga of speaking to salespeople.  I should mention, I am not a fan of the ha ... Read on »
So Now We Have a Pair of Iron Balls ...... Brain Droppings from Ironman Muncie 70.3 by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon  The Schwag  So last weekend Mike, Alison, and I completed the Inaugural race of Ironman Muncie 70.3 (formerly the Muncie Endurathon, one of the country ... Read on »
Milton Optimist Club 10K a/k/a Adventures in Africa by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon 1) It's been a while since I've had a race shirt I've really liked.  This is one of them.  I love the slogan "Optimism - Play it Forward."  It kinda sums up my goals in li ... Read on »
Fort Atkinson Half Marathon: back to 13 things by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon We're back to 13 again...... *sigh* Saturday, Mike and I did the Fort Atkinson Half Marathon.  What a great race! Tons of good schwag (tech tee, backpack, medal, pancake br ... Read on »
Aquathon Series #2: 12 things by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon So I am very excited to only be posting 12 **TWELVE** things for you about this race. 1. We have nicknamed this race the Gun Show.  Seriously, everyone who shows up ... Read on »
Capital View Olympic Triathlon: 13 things by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon (To review, I am using the format of using the same number of key points as my run minutes per mile.  I'm hoping you see less and less of me here that way) 1. This was  ... Read on »
Race Day Recap by the Numbers: Beloit Biathlon (Duathlon) by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Well folks, I’ve been away for a while, unplugged from the bloggy life and existing on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn exclusively. I’ve been reading your blogs, many of t ... Read on »
Pushing the Reset Button by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Ironman has been done and over for a week now. It was a wonderful experience for me with lots of highlights.  I shaved time off my swim and transitions and took nearly an ho ... Read on »
IMWI Spectator Guide 2010 by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon http://www.ironmanwisconsin.com/ Spectator Guide Wimmers Do Wisconsin -Part Deux September 12, 2010 Mike Wimmer ~ Athlete #1497 Jennifer Wimmer ~ Athlete # 2 ... Read on »
Random Running Ramblings by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon So, took a 6 mile run today. Here are the random thoughts the marbles knocked loose * Ever get a song stuck in your head and it won't fall back out? It has a name - "Ea ... Read on »
There's Nothing Worse Than a Reformed Anything by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Let me just preface this with a story from several years ago. The boys and I and my sister Michele and her 2 (at the time) kids took a nice little trip to Denver to visit ... Read on »
I'm Loving It by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Well Spring is finally starting to show some sign of springing and I for one could not be happier. Training days are only headed in the direction of harder and longer (I thi ... Read on »
Random Ramblings by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon (Week 2 of the training plan for Ironman Wisconsin and the Madison Marathon are now done SUCCESSFULLY even! WOOT for me- my worst enemy is sticking with the plan and doing ... Read on »
Crossing the Bridge by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon For the past week or so, I have watched my youngest son flounder a little bit as he tries to find himself some semblance of a life after football. Several days, I came hom ... Read on »
Garmin Connect - Activity Details for First post IM run by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Garmin Connect - Activity Details for First post IM run Shared via AddThis Read on »
The Easy Button by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon SOOOO….. What now you might ask? We are 2 weeks out from IMOO and I have just kinda been drifting through life, enjoying the unstructured nature of rest and recovery m ... Read on »
I'm Not a Cream Puff Anymore by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Let's get the guesswork out of the way. Yesterday I completed the Ironman Distance for the first time at IM Wisconsin. Mike and i decided a year ago to complete this race a ... Read on »
And so the Waiting Begins.... by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon So IMWI is just about upon us. The taper is beginning, the worry is setting in. I ask myself did I do enough? Did I work hard enough? Was the training plan right? Can I ma ... Read on »
IMWI 2009 Spectators Guide by Jenny W. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon **I have this in a Word document, but can't seem to figure out how to post it or share it publicly. If you want the document in Word, email me and I will send it. ... Read on »