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The Diary of a Nomadic Athlete

I sure wish that title meant that I completed the necessary reps needed for a #1 ranking in the 65kg weight class with a 12kg kettlebell…but unfortunately I fell 1 shy. Boris had done an amazing job grooming me to be ready for today and although I’m happy with my performance I did fall victim to some rookie mistakes. But I will end with what I learned from today’s competition. I should start off by saying that I HATE competition. I LOVE the process of training and preparing, but the  experience of competing scares the crap out of me. The idea of making yourself so completely vulnerable can be nerve wracking. To share with friends and complete strangers the personal experience of looking your complete worst while trying your absolute best….not to mention all the “what ifs”…. But ofcourse once I throw myself into the deep end I actually…

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