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The Most Interesting Man In The World by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon In the last week, I have been going back and forth on whether to man up and do Ironman St. George in May. As an unreformed addict, I'm a bit lost without an Ironman, but I ... Read on »
What Now? by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon As I begin writing this post, it is Sunday night, the house is quiet, and I am bluer than B.B. King on a drunken bender. It's nothing unnatural or worthy of concern. I get ... Read on »
Ironman In Review by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon So, the Ironman experience is over for the year--for good and for ill. And it bears looking back to see those people and experiences that made the Ironman Cozumel experienc ... Read on »
And So It Begins by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Maybe it's because this was my best race this year . . . maybe it's because I can't stand having no training schedule and no race calendar, even for a week . . . but this i ... Read on »
The Artist Fomerly Known As The Tri-Geek Kahuna by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon **Editor's note: it is with great pleasure that I bring you a guest contributor, a man who was key in inspiring this blog and my exploits in the first place. I bring you th ... Read on »
The Best Laid Plans by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon You might recall how I asked Coach Kris for advice in formulating a plan for Ironman Cozumel. He gave me great advice: Plan A for the ideal day, Plan B for if something goe ... Read on »
Vamos, Mexico!! by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon That was the hardest course conditions I have ever experienced at Ironman. Had it been my first, I don't know if I would have made it. Full race report to come when I g ... Read on »
Imagination by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon "The man who has no imagination has no wings."* So, here we are again, the night before another Ironman race. It is at this point that you start to wonder why it is y ... Read on »
The Rules by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon “ Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.”* Two more sleeps and I will be taking off for Cozumel. The trip is the fulfillment of a goal to compe ... Read on »
Coach Kris: The Man With The Plan by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Dear Coach Kris: I have this little race thingy coming up. I'm told there's a 2.4 mile swim, a bike segment of 112 miles, and then a marathon, 26 miles 385 yard ... Read on »
But I Hate Exercise!!! by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon This is the fourth in a series of posts, primarily intended for folks who are not yet where they want to be in terms of being active and healthy. You can go back an ... Read on »
HTFU Greyhound by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Enough of this taper-induced wussification. Game Faces!!!! Read on »
It's Time by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon We interrupt this blog to bring you a very special news bulletin. It is time: Read on »
Greyhound For The Prosecution by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon This is the fourth in a series of annoying, kick in the ass posts. At this point in the sermon, the faithful reader has been presented with the undeniable benefits of the ... Read on »
Sinners in the Hands of an Angry Coach by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon With apologies to Johnathan Edwards. This is the third in a series of posts. The first is here . The second is here . But this is the part of the show where you pr ... Read on »
The Triathlete Next Door by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon This is the second in a series beginning with my last post in which I wrote concerning the blessings of my own good health and made the claim that anyone could find themse ... Read on »
You Gotta Have Heart by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Only a few of you that I know personally have been aware that this fall I have been a little worried about my health. At the Austin Triathlon I experienced some pressure i ... Read on »
LonghornTriathlon in 8000 Words (8 Pictures) by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Beautiful morning. Before the gun That's not so scary, is it? Love how this makes me look like I'm first out of the water. ... Read on »
Greyhound's California Adventure by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Hey, peeps! I know from the website info that I have at least a few readers in Southern California from time to time. Well, I'm coming your way the latter part of this wee ... Read on »
Running With Myself by Kendall G. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Triathlon Finish time: 6:04:09 This is where it started, you know. It started with running. It started those years ago now, alone and early in the sweaty Houston mornings ... Read on »