Baseline Time Achieved – Vow Of Enmity Cast

The 2017 NTT Subic Bay International Triathlon concluded a few days ago and, I have to say, it was GREAT to be with people I consider to be my second family over the weekend.

Congratulations to all the finishers of #SubIT2017!

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What made it even better was that they were with me in my longest and toughest race (so far) – we swam together, rode and ran together. It was one helluvan experience that I will share with people whenever I get the chance.

That said, here’s what my overall time is:

3:36:36

That right there is my baseline time and I think, as a beginner in the sport, I did fairly average considering my overall performance. Hopefully, I get to improve in my next race (Regent 51/50).

A vow of enmity is hereby cast and we will do whatever it takes to get better. Read more

What’s Greatness for You?

“But the pursuit of greatness is kind of big enough, isn’t it?”

Took a short trip down at the Second Wind shop at the 30th Ayala Mall and I saw this ad playing in one of their TVs. Was immediately inspired by this “greatness” ad and found it worth sharing.

“Somehow, we’ve come to believe that greatness is reserved for the chosen few – for the superstars. The truth is, greatness is for all of us.

This is not about lowering expectations. It’s about raising them for every last one of us. Because greatness is not in one’s special place, it is not in one special person.

Greatness is wherever somebody is trying to find it.”

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What’s Your Favorite Fight Song?

Whether it’s getting myself to feel the gravity of an encounter in a Dungeons and Dragons campaign or getting myself to dig deeper during training under the scorching heat of the sun, I always believe that there’s a fitting fight song for any situation. Read more