Category: Injury

Foot Fault

My rib injury has plagued me for almost 2 ½ years. I have been fortunate not to have any other injuries crop up during this period, until now. I guess sometimes one injury just...

Foot Fault

My rib injury has plagued me for almost 2 ½ years. I have been fortunate not to have any other injuries crop up during this period, until now. I guess sometimes one injury just...

The Cortisone Cowboy

Sometimes it takes reaching a low point to try a different tactic. The Twin Cities marathon was such a catalyst; not finishing the race due to ongoing rib pain and the continued pain in...

Kinesio Tape and Fairy Dust

I have been dealing with my rib injury for nearly two years. I have come to view this injury as a chronic condition, not unlike my asthma. It is with me all the time....

It’s Not Psychological!!

It’s Not Psychological!!

Over the last few weeks, I have been conversing with a friend (also a professional triathlete) about the difficulties he has been experiencing in his training. He had stagnated. His solution: train even harder....