Posts Tagged ‘Ironman Switzerland’

Ironman Switzerland – Final Pre-race Thoughts

Posted by Scott on July 10th, 2009 under Triathlons Tags:  •  Comments Off on Ironman Switzerland – Final Pre-race Thoughts

In less than 10 hours, I’ll be swimming in the waters of Lake Zurich with over 2,000 triathletes from all over the world. There has been some restless sleep over the past few nights, with all of the concerns about race preparations playing out repeatedly in my head. What will the weather be like? What […]

Ironman Injury Prevention – 7 Tips

Posted by Scott on July 6th, 2009 under Triathlons Tags: , ,  •  Comments Off on Ironman Injury Prevention – 7 Tips

One of the most important aspects of training for any Ironman triathlon is slowly building up endurance for the long distances while staying free from injuries. When spending 15 to 20 hours per week swimming, biking and running over the course of six to nine months, it is important to take steps to avoid injuries […]

Tri for Ned

Posted by Scott on June 18th, 2009 under Triathlons Tags: , ,  •  Comments Off on Tri for Ned

Today, I’m launching my “Tri for Ned” Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Team in Training effort. I’m dedicating my participation in the Ironman Switzerland race on July 12 to my dad, Ned Stanzel, who lost his battle with leukemia in October of 1997. Please visit “Tri for Ned” for more information about the important works of […]