| O-T Lounge|| re: Going for your First Half-Marathon - South17Tiger on 9/23/13 at 3:27 pm|
[quote]I can offer no advice. I hate running long distances. I only do it sometimes to get across a finish line in the swim and bike events.[/quote]
Running or walking? :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: A friend of mine is trying to set me up with an escort - South17Tiger on 8/5/13 at 1:34 pm|
[quote]A friend of mine owns a trucking company and has several escorts on the payroll. They make about $18-$20/hr., and get their own company vehicle.[/quote]
[quote]That's it? Don't seem much. Must be some fugly escorts.[/quote]
[quote]these guys are pretty rough looking, but it's easy work,...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Laketown Wharf Condos in PCB - South17Tiger on 7/3/13 at 12:30 pm|
Stayed there a couple of times. Nice place but not on the beach. No complaints. It's only a few years old....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Hotter than Hell Marathon - South17Tiger on 7/2/13 at 10:27 am|
13 loops around Audubon Park... No thanks....
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT Runners: Any Trails to Run in the Baton Rouge Area? - South17Tiger on 6/27/13 at 12:58 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: When will @gmail.com addresses become the new @aol.com?? - South17Tiger on 6/19/13 at 1:21 pm|
[quote]People eat sonic too and that's just awful, but it's cheap.[/quote]
Anywhere but Sonic! frick Sonic! :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Who's going tomorrow night to the 31st Annual NOLA Barathon? - South17Tiger on 5/16/13 at 10:54 am|
In! Missed it the last couple of years....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Come support your local endurance community this weekend - South17Tiger on 4/16/13 at 10:52 am|
[quote]Don't know if you saw, but Joey Lee ran in Boston yesterday and confirmed he was okay through a Ms radio station.[/quote]
I saw something about him being interviewed. NOLA.com has articles from a few of the New Orleans runners. Mark and Sarah finished less than 10 minutes before the blast....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Come support your local endurance community this weekend - South17Tiger on 4/16/13 at 10:40 am|
Well, I beat one OTer a couple of weeks ago at Ironman Texas 70.3. :lol:
I will be racing this one too. Any other OTers racing? ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Crescent City Classic thread - South17Tiger on 4/2/13 at 11:10 am|
[quote]Friend of ours ran it in the high 30's, but he didn't get a poster....anyone know if they mail them out?[/quote]
Check the CCC10K web site. They might have a pick-up location.
[quote]No one got a poster Saturday, they are all sent through the mail. Usually comes in June/July, from my ex...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Crescent City Classic thread - South17Tiger on 4/1/13 at 3:55 pm|
Wanted to run sub 40 but had some IT band issues the week before and didn't run much. Still finished in 41:56 and that's was enough for my 7th top 500 poster in a row! :nana:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Learning French for a Paris vacation - South17Tiger on 1/23/13 at 1:31 pm|
Just let Sophie draft off you for a ride and let her yell at you in French. I'm sure some of it will stick!
Oh, and I will make this one of my recovery rides and draft behind Sophie. :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Louisiana Marathon And Half Marathon - South17Tiger on 1/18/13 at 12:41 pm|
Registered for the full but might cut it back to a half....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Cyclist of the OT - Do you respect Mountain Bikers? - South17Tiger on 1/8/13 at 3:39 pm|
[quote]dude your bikes are fricking ridiculous. triguys love to add as many aero doo-dads as possible to turn their perfectly functioning bikes into some crazy shite that cant turn corners. [/quote]
Yep! We can't ride in a pack when racing!
BTW- I have a tribike, road bike and a mountain bike so...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Chevron Houston Marathon/Aramco Half - South17Tiger on 1/4/13 at 2:21 pm|
Kinda like a hill but the uphill is at the end....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Chevron Houston Marathon/Aramco Half - South17Tiger on 1/4/13 at 12:44 pm|
Ran the full last year and running the Louisiana full this year.
Be ready for lots of concrete and the underpasses at the end suck!
| O-T Lounge|| re: Who is running the LA Marathon January 20th? - South17Tiger on 12/28/12 at 10:36 am|
I'm running the full.
Some races get a little crazy when you wait too long to register.
Anyone running the Q50 10 mile trail run this weekend at Bogue Chitto state park?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How old is too old, to date someone that is 18? - South17Tiger on 12/26/12 at 2:08 pm|
[quote](24/2)+7 = 19[/quote]
(41/2)-2 = 18.5 :nana:...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: "Best Beer in World" being sold in US for limited time - South17Tiger on 12/13/12 at 12:46 pm|
[quote]Acquistapace's in covington - 85 bucks for a sixer[/quote]
Had 20 but had more on the waiting list. From what I was told, it wasn't even a first come first served list. It was all about if he knew you...
BR sold out yesterday morning. Someone drove from Houston and cleaned them out....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Happy Birthday Walt Disney - South17Tiger on 12/5/12 at 9:49 am|
Funny that you share a birthday with Walt. Now I see the connection to your love for Disney World.
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Chances of getting cheap tickets outside the dome???? - South17Tiger on 11/20/12 at 3:25 pm|
Buy them online at the Saints Ticket Exchange.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Why are runners such douchebags? - South17Tiger on 11/15/12 at 3:30 pm|
[quote]So then theoretically, triathletes should be the biggest douchebags on the planet...[/quote]
I'm a triathlete and know some runners, cyclists, and triathletes that are douchbags but not many. Most are willing to help anyone wanting to improve in the sport.
Dbags are in every sport. Heck...
| O-T Lounge|| re: OT runners: up coming races - South17Tiger on 11/15/12 at 3:02 pm|
Got A few friends that are doing the Q50 midnight 14 mile trail run the night before, taking a little nap and then running the BRB 1/2....
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Whats a good sports bar near the dome to catch the game? - South17Tiger on 10/5/12 at 8:06 am|
Happy's (Next to Walk-Ons)
The Bricks (For an unknown bar with a great patio with TVs)...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Redskins @ Saints Roll Call - South17Tiger on 9/6/12 at 8:27 am|
1-2-3 FIRST DOWN!...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Anybody remember the pants in the 80s with the muscle mice on them? - South17Tiger on 7/25/12 at 1:24 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Damn. swimming laps is TOUGH. - South17Tiger on 5/16/12 at 8:21 am|
know how i know you are lying?[/quote]
I have a friend that went to a Pro's triathlon camp and had to swim 100x100m on one of the days.
The most I've ever swam in the pool was 4200 yards. I did do a 3 mile open water swim once and know people ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: best hotel in the Woodlands, Texas - South17Tiger on 5/1/12 at 10:13 am|
[quote]All hotels are booked in woodlands for DMB[/quote]
I think they are booked because of the Ironman the next day....
| O-T Lounge|| re: best hotel in the Woodlands, Texas - South17Tiger on 5/1/12 at 10:12 am|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Has anyone ran a marathon? - South17Tiger on 4/29/12 at 4:47 pm|
Ran 21 marathons (9 were part of Ironmans). My best was 3:30.
Find a local running group and start running with them and let them know your goals. Also google "marathon training plan" and find one that fits your schedule. ...