Entries by heatherfuhr

Beginning the Final Push To IM Hawaii 2006

It has been quite some time since my last update after Ironman Japan. A lot has happened since then, and now it is already time to get started in the final preparation for Ironman Hawaii on Oct 21st. It has been a fun 3 months since Ironman Japan, and I have enjoyed doing some shorter […]

The 2006 Racing Season Finally Begins

This season has been a little different than any other. Being sick for the better part of a couple of months left me questioning when I was going to get my racing season started. My plan was to do some 70.3 races early and then Ironman Coeur D’alene. Well the 70.3 races never happened, and […]

Happy Holiday

It is hard to believe the Christmas is just around the corner, and that the 2006 Season is coming fast. I have enjoyed these past couple of months since the Ford Ironman World Championships. It was quite clear after the race, that I needed to step away from things to gain some perspective and to […]

Ironman Hawaii 2005

We as we all know, the Ironman World Championship for 2005 are now in the record books. It was a tough day at the office for me. After 15 years, I have experienced the gamut of emotions and performances out on the lava fields. There are those great days, there are those good days, and […]

2005 Ironman USA Lake Placid Race Report

It is always a nice feeling coming back to Lake Placid, this being the 6th time back in 7 years. Everyone in the town has adopted me as their hometown favorite, which makes it awesome out on the course. This year I had a motto in my head, the “drive for 5 in 2005”. I […]

2005 Mid-Season Update

2005 Mid-Season Update Well, it has been a while since I have given an update as to what has been going on. I have been doing a fair bit of traveling over the last month or so. The traveling included, a race in Kona and a trip to Lake Placid for the Multisports.com camp. I […]

Wilflower 1/2 and Dubai Update

Well I guess it is time to get everyone up to speed as to what has been happening over the past couple of months. I finally got back to racing – starting my season off with the Wildflower ½ on April 30th. It felt great to finally get back to toeing the line of the […]

The 2005 Racing Season Kicks Off

Well the 2005 race season has officially kicked off in North America with the Ralph’s Half Ironman – on March 19th in Oceanside. I have raced this race every year, and fully planned to start my season off with this race. My body had other plans – a little hip injury had flared up and […]