Queen of the mountain or Iceland. That’s what it means.
Got here this morning. From DC melting pot to 8°C, instant frozen nuts. So far…
. Had the most delicious coffee
. Ate vegan pizza
. Drank the delicious local brew Thule
. Met a few awesome athletes
. Race kit got approved
. Got the race bib
. Almost everyone I came across was staring at me. Is there a bat in the cave?
And lava…. Lots and lots of old solidified lava…. You drive on lava, you walk on lava, you piss on lava… LAVA
And it rained ALL DAY!
Flying out to Iceland tonight.
I had some painting accident last night.
Just kidding, my awesome stylist, Cat, designed a fire and ice themed hair style for me to wear during the race! How cool, right? Here’s me with the designer!
This morning I went to see Cat (my dietitian) and George. This happened.
Here are some key players at VIDA who was there with me throughout this journey.
From L to R: Cat, Saiju, Saiju, George, Gabe, Saiju
Gabe is in charge of the Fuel bar and he hooked me up with the most delicious recovery drinks every morning for the last few months!
From now till Monday morning when the race starts, will be hell! Do they have whiskey in Iceland?