Friday, May 21, 2010

The Things I Have To Listen To Now

1. Go deeper!
2. Let me see more rotation.
3. Drive it straight in!
4. Push off with your inside leg!
5. How did that feel? Did you like that?
6. Those strokes need to be smooth.
7. I want to feel it jump!
8. Give it to me faster!
9. Lift your butt up.
10. Everyone gets wet.
11. Plant it in deep!
12. Bend at the hips and reach for it.
13. More, more, more…
14. Go long!
15. Pull it out and snap it up!
16. Close your eyes and feel the surge.
17. Power now! HUH!!!
18. Keep the rate steady.
19. Feel that glide!
20. Do you enjoy paddling?

Ahh… the joys of dragon boating! What did you think I was talking about?

- 7 glasses of water
- 1 wrap on a soft tortilla shell with deli ham, cheese, dried cranberries, spinach, fat free Miracle Whip, mustard, and pepper
- 2 homemade cranberry chocolate chip oatmeal cookies
- 1 pear
- 3 cups celery with light peanut butter
- 1 large golden delicious apple with cinnamon
- 1/2 cheeseburger on a whole wheat bun with lettuce, fat free Miracles Whip, mustard, and relish
- 1 mug decaffeinated tea with milk

- 45 minutes of jogging with a 5 minute walking warm up and a 5 minute walking cool down


  1. Firstly, thanks for the blog mention, adn secondly-- dirrrrrrrrty..... :-)

  2. Too funny! Thx for the muchly needed laugh!

  3. Great post! How do I find the midlife swimmers pool challenge to start it?

  4. I was thinking dragon boating the entire time.

    What did you think I was thinking about?

  5. Glad you all appreciated this!

    Elizabeth, if you want to enter the challenge go here: She posted the challenge on the 13'th, but I think you can comment on her most recent post to touch base about it.