I had so much fun cheering on some friends at Ironman Arizona last weekend. Can I say that volunteering, cheering and spectating at an Ironman is so much more fun than actually DOING an Ironman?!?!
1.) You can drink…ALCOHOL
2.) You can nap in the middle of the day while everyone else in on their bikes
3.) You can leave the race site, eat lunch, take a shower, come back and STILL wait 3 hours for people to finish
4.) You can gawk and take photos of people’s $10,000 bicycles
5.) You can volunteer and make everyone’s else day so much better
6.) You can have salt in your nutrition, but it comes in the form of chips and salsa
7.) You can lay down in the grass and no one thinks you’re bonking or dehydrated
8.) You don’t have to worry about GU
Greeting Jess after her Kick-Ass 12:18 Ironman debut!!
After 12 hours, she still has a million dollar grin!
Rhonda, Me, Catharine and Alisa with Iron-Michelle (the tan one) after her amazing 12:52 race…a 50 min PR!