Because this week I'm loving... my own capacity for making stupid decisions.
Particularly my stupid decision to do an Ironman in 2014. And just so we're clear, before any of my smart aleck friends can make any comments about how I'm not allowed to "do" an Ironman since I'm already married, we're not talking about this Ironman:
|Although it's not a terrible idea...|
We're talking about the Ironman Triathlon. All 140.6 miles of it. Wikipedia defines it as thus (I love how they felt it necessary to put "without a break" in the description):
So, 2.4 miles of this:
Followed by 112 miles of this:
And 26.2 miles of this:
Ahem, to summarize:
I won't be clogging up this blog with all the details of my
It will be hard, but we don't turn away from hard. It'll be stupid, but we don't turn away from that either. And by the time it's all over we'll be more an Ironman than Tony Stark ever was.