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TRAINING WHILE GOING THROUGH CANCER TREATMENT

9/5/20 - BY JENN BESENTI - BLOG

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In 2015 I was training for Coeur D Alene Ironman. It was Mid May and the race was set for mid June. I was in what I thought was the best shape of my life. I experienced tiredness, but thought it was just from training. I went out to do my last, really long ride before starting to taper and when I was halfway through, I had no energy or strength. At that point, I knew something was wrong. I had been having other issues for months, as well. I kept telling myself it was from training but on this day I just knew something was very wrong. My friend sug