After 1 year of rest from climbing, I decided last minute to participate to a local competition in Ottawa. I wasn't sure to compete again so I needed motivation. Winning first place in women's open was comforting but placing fifth in men's was surprising and very exciting! It's only now that I notice that climbing with the strong men of Montreal is really paying off! Being sore for three days after each session should have been an eye opener :)
The life of a Working Athlete: Juggling Climbing, Work, Training, Overtraining, Rest and Life. - Melissa Strong
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