What is a swim block anyway?

My alarm BUZZES blinking “5:00AM” and I roll over to slap it like it’s about to attack – yet my body can barely move. I know I better hustle as I’ve left no extra time to get my butt to the pool for 5:30AM swim. And at Texas Ford Aquatics, you better not be late!! I’m new and I’ve already …

Julie SimonWhat is a swim block anyway?

Why Ironman in 2017?

Like many of you, I’ve been wrestling with the idea of another Ironman in 2017. ¬†However, the idea of training 15 hours a week again makes me want to crawl back in bed and binge Netflix just a little longer… we’ve loved Christmas break at the Simons! But, what did I learn from my 2016 Ironman season? Well, there’s never …

Julie SimonWhy Ironman in 2017?