So I was going to post about the Terrible Horrible No Good Very Bad 24 Hours but I decided that could wait for one more day because I have not done a Cupcake post in while and I did a Cupcake thing today!!!!!!
Thursday, April 8, 2010
The original Cupcake post and explanation is
I have been in a Master Swim class two days a week and today our coach said that after our warm up we were going to do a 1500 time trial. (Down and back is a 50 in our pool) We were told that we could do it however we wanted, swim 500 rest, swim 500 - whatever but we were going to be timed. I decided that my goal was to start and not stop. I have been working on improving my flip turns so I thought this would be the perfect chance to start and not stop.
I started swimming....
then I swam some more...........
then I swam some more
Pretty soon I was singing to myself
at about 800 I started with the mental games -
I cannot believe that I am only halfway through
my head is starting to hurt
maybe if I just stopped for a second to take a break
WHY CAN'T I REMEMBER TO BRING MY OWN GATORADE!!!!!!!!!!!!!
stuff like that
But you know what - I just kept swimming. If it hurt - I kept swimming. When I felt tired - I kept swimming.
I told myself that I could keep swimming and you know what
This is me - after my workout, red in the face, running late so no makeup, but I had to take a picture of myself to remember
If I remind myself that I can
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