Q: Has being sick ever kept you from competing in an event?
Amy Marsh answers:
A: I remember a few years ago my husband and I drove to Memphis, Tenn., from Austin, Texas, which is about a 10-hour drive, to compete in an Olympic-distance triathlon. We left for Memphis on a Thursday and the race was on Sunday. Before we headed on the road I was feeling good and ready to race.
As we were driving and getting closer to Memphis, I could feel a little tickle in my throat. I tried to convince myself that it was nothing, but Friday Read more →