Monthly Archives: July 2012

Recovery, Relaxing, and Family Time-Part I!

As I mentioned before my adrenaline had been flowing nonstop for about 1 week straight and that combined with the physical exertion of the race itself left me rather drained. Therefore, it really wasn’t until lunch on Monday afternoon that … Continue reading

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My Joey!

For 16 years I have dreamed about one day becoming an Olympian and this race allowed me to finally become just that. The result of this race was possible due to the culmination of endless hours of training, hard work, … Continue reading

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Post race whirlwind!

The rest of the day was a blur as it pretty much washed over me, as the magnitude of what I had accomplished was still not fully setting in. I had drug testing, hotel room changes, awards ceremonies, a victory … Continue reading

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My race, my moment, my BECOMING!

Seeing as I had been dreaming for 16 years already it was okay that I wasn’t able to sleep that much the night before my race. 5:30 am the alarm went off and it was then T-2hrs! The next 2hrs … Continue reading

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Off to Eugene to BECOME my Dream!

My last night on Long Island I stopped by my Nana’s house to say goodbye and thank her for my special birthday present, a collectors box of Olympic pins from 1992. I expected her to wish me good luck and … Continue reading

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Maria Michta Day- Part III

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Maria Michta Day- Part II

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