This is my first official training update and even though it’s super short I am very excited to finally be making some progress on my road to Cleveland.
But first - some fabulous news... earlier this week my cardiologist officially cleared me to walk 5km which is a good thing because I have 3 events coming up in the next 6 weeks. His clearance for running will (hopefully) come after my stress test in early May.
This week I have been out and walked 2km without the walker 3 times. I wo...
Pull up a chair and get yourself a beverage - this is a bit of a long read.
As a mostly private person this post was very difficult to write. I have rewritten and tossed out many drafts trying to find the right balance between openness and privacy, so here goes nothing (and everything).
My medical crisis
At the end of January I scared the f&#@ out of everyone I know. I was found in my home unresponsive and in a coma - at 35 years young. After working on me for well over an hour, the d...