I didn’t know how quickly I’d recover after Challenge Philippines, so on purpose I didn’t plan on racing anything in the weeks after it. But because many members of Team ENDURE were signed up, and because my best guy bud Joel was in town and doing the race, I ended up doing the Ateneo Aquathlon.
Every year, the Ateneo Aquathlon always manages to pull in a sizeable number of participants not just from the adiks in the Philippine multisport community, but also from the larger fitness community. This year was no exception: I saw some people from the gyms I work at and I never knew they had an interest in multisport. I guess that as your fitness grows, you start looking for different challenges (which is exactly my life story). read more