Things have been busy in our first week back, primarily due to Simon's visit to our upcoming Training Day on the 19th. Training for the PTC squad last week could best be described up as sketchy, but we're off to a much better start this week. In other news, The Record published a story on Karsten Madsen:
Triathlete aims high
October 04, 2008
JOSH BROWN, RECORD STAFF
“I want to go to the 2012 Olympics,” the 16-year-old said. “I know it’s a long shot . . . but nothing is impossible.”
Madsen is seriously dedicated to the sport — which sees athletes swim (750 m), cycle (20 km) and run (5 km) over a gruelling course, at the junior level. He’s been at it since he was a toddler, competing in kids races, training wheels still on his bike.
Full article here.