Reigning!

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The next hit Beyoncé sings better be about a new queen: our favorite Aussie Heidi See recaptured her Australian National title and WON the Australian Olympic Trials on Saturday!! *cue the happy dance* By now you’ve definitely heard the news, so I know this isn’t a revelation to you. But I wanted to pop by and … Continued

The Big O

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It’s here– the year we’ve been waiting for since we crossed the finish line at our respective races during the 2012 Olympic Trials. 2016. The next Olympic Year. Another attempt at making the hardest team in the world to make and the next chance to chase our wildest, grandest dreams. Does that sound like a lot … Continued

The Furman Family

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One of my favorite things about Furman Elite is that being part of the Furman Family feels like we’re back in college– without the papers, midterms, and classes, thankfully! In all seriousness, being part of this group gives post-collegiate athletes the rare opportunity to feel engaged with a team at the NCAA level once they’ve … Continued

The Calm Before the Storm

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Here we are– the week before the 2015 USA Championships. We’ve followed the grids. We’ve participated in meetings. We’ve posted on social media. We’ve lived the grind– the grueling winter long runs, the late evening lifts, the cross-training on our own, the physio visits, the mental preparation, the ladders, the drills. We’ve turned down ice … Continued

Upward Trajectory…

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I wanted to title this post OMG HEIDI IS AN AUSSIE CHAMP, but I didn’t want to give everything away in the first five seconds… by now, you’ve probably all seen the Instagrams and Facebook posts about how proud and freaking excited we all are– our little Mama Kitty is a champion!! Heidi makes the … Continued