brittanyvermeer

2023 Ironman Florida Race Report
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WE DID IT!!! Fresh off the heels of my first full distance race at IRONMAN Florida, my husband keeps telling me that I did such a great job, but in reality there was no I in it. It was all...
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Becoming One: Advice For Your First Ironman
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Becoming One: Part 7 in my ongoing blog series for IRONMAN that chronicles my journey training for IM Florida. If you’ve been following along with my column, you know that I'm fast approaching the big day! This week, I will head to Panama...
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Becoming One: Girl Power
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Becoming One: Part 6 in my ongoing blog series for IRONMAN that chronicles my journey training for IM Florida. This one is for the ladies! Quite appropriate considering last weekend was the first-ever, women-only IRONMAN World Championship in Kona. In this post, I...
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Review: FORM Smart Swim Goggles
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I recently had the opportunity to test out a cool new piece of gear during my training for IRONMAN Florida- the FORM Smart Swim Goggles. The technology has been around for a few years, but I was experimenting with a brand...
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The Cool Down: Jan Frodeno
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So I have a lot of other blog posts already in the queue, but considering what tomorrow is... I thought we'd move this one up to the front. Last week, Triathlete Magazine published my latest article- A Case for Jan...
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Becoming One: How to Survive Summer IRONMAN Training
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This is the fourth edition of my 8-part column for IRONMAN about my journey training for IRONMAN Florida.  Before you sign up for your first (or next) IRONMAN, you might want to look at when the event falls on the...
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Becoming One: The Peaks and Valleys of IRONMAN Training
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This is Part 3 of my 8-part column for IRONMAN where I will be talking about my preparations in the build up to my first full distance race- IRONMAN Florida this fall.  When I started this column, I said it...
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The Cool Down: Evolution of Coaching With Jim Rutberg
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I'm a journalist, so thanks to my job I have the opportunity to chat with some really cool people: everyone from pro triathletes and elite trail runners to top coaches and age groupers with interesting stories. When I interview someone...
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The Cool Down: With Neal Palles
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With my job, I have the opportunity to chat with the coolest people: everyone from pro triathletes and elite trail runners to top coaches and age groupers. During these interviews, we first go over all the questions for whatever article...
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Becoming One: How Training For a Full is Different than a Half
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This post is the second of an eight-part column that will appear on IRONMAN.com about my upcoming journey to IRONMAN Florida! I’m a creature of habit and love having a schedule. When I open my training app and see a...
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