Iron Brain

  By PowerPlay Athlete Jessica Meyers This Sunday I loaded up the kids to get out of the house.  I pulled out of my driveway and heard that horrible sound of the back of my car hitting something.  Was it a tree?  A pole?  No, it was my neighbor’s car…

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Separating The Athlete From The Athletic Trainer

By PowerPlay Guest Blogger Chelsea Martinez I’m an Athletic Trainer. I’m also an amateur jiu-jitsu competitor. Along the course of my jiu-jitsu career I’ve had my fair share of injuries. Broken toes, strained muscles, separated both shoulders, sprained my ankle, and suffered two concussions. I have no UCL in my…

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Race Report From Austin Triathlon

By PowerPlay Athlete Jessica Meyers Last weekend I traveled to Austin for the 70.3.  In 2011 I won this event.  In 2012 I missed it because I was focusing a different race series, the Revolution 3 and it landed on the same weekend as their finale race.  This race is…

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