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November 12, 2019
I thought I would want to resume running this morning. When the alarm went off at 5 am, I contemplated staying in bed. Once I was awake and caffeinated, it was clear that I confused wanting with hoping. I decided that hoping was not ...more
November 6, 2019
“When I get to 50 miles, I am going to walk.” KT’s response, “Not yet.” Me: “No. I reached my goal.” KT: “You can win overall.” Me: “I am going to cry.” KT: “No you are not.” Me: “Yes, ...more
August 15, 2019
After a recent race, I ran into a successful athlete that I only know via social media. I introduced myself and asked her about her race. She responded with a myriad of reasons why she didn’t perform to her expectations. Some of the ...more
August 5, 2019
During Ann's nineteen months of cancer treatment, my duties were simple; love her, be with her, make sure she got the best medical treatment possible, and stay strong. For nineteen months I kept the tears and horror at bay. After her ...more
June 25, 2019
After a recent physical exam, my MD asked me the standard mental health questions. Are you sad? Is it disrupting your life? I remember saying yes to every question. She paused and pointed out that there are medications that could be ...more
April 9, 2019
I love to race. It is the crucible that brings me joy and pain. I discovered it again this weekend when I chose to run the Circular Logic six hour timed ultra. Why an ultra now? I have had a solid running block since last fall. You ...more
March 28, 2019
Niggles. The name sounds dirty (at least in my corrupted mind) and reminds me of fight club. The first rule of fight club is you do not talk about fight club. The only corollary for niggles is that you may mention it but without ...more
March 25, 2019
I played team sports in high school and college. When I found triathlon, I began as an individual athlete. My true joy in the sport happened when I found a group of individuals that shared my passion for the sport. Although the ...more
March 13, 2019
I have been triing for 10+ years. I love competing at the top of every level including ITU, Ironman, USA Triathlon etc. I started this sport to check off a bucket list item to defy my 40’s and the extra weight of middle age. Now it ...more
March 4, 2019
Living the Dream!
Grit happens. And sometimes in the most surprising places. Our Marilyn Chychota Coaching triathlon camps are an opportunity to find out who you are. And who you are not.
Are you an athlete that embraces climbing ...more