I’ve decided that I’ll post what my monthly expenses are for all this endurance stuff I do, including equipment, memberships, self-care, etc..  This will serve 2 purposes in my view;

  1. I’ll keep me accountable for this habit;
  2. Show other what they’re about to get themselves into.

Now, this first report will be from Nov 1 2010, to Jan 31 2011, and from now on it’ll be a monthly update.  Here goes:

November 2010

  • Gym Membership: $30
  • Swimming Pool 3 mth Membership $121.50
  • Brooks Ghost 3 Running Shoes: $75
  • Massage: $70
  • BT 6-Mth Membership $33
  • Infinit Nutrition $11.65

December 2010

  • Gym Membership $30
  • 2010 Jamis Comet Tri Bike $1,723.25
  • Aero Bike Helmet $90.50
  • Zoomers Z2 Swim Fins $46
  • Bike Stems(2) $36
  • TurboCrank Bike Training Program $12
  • Sudbury Rocks 10k Race Registration $33
  • Runner’s World Magazine Subscription $36

January 2011

  • Gym Membership $30
  • 30k Around The Bay Race Registration $75
  • 3k Tim Hortons Race Registration $28.75
  • Shimano Compact Bike Crankset $120.43
  • Cobb V-Flow Plus Bike Seat $85
  • Shimano Dura Ace Bottom Bracket (Bike part) $32
  • Road ID Bracelet $27
  • Infinit Nutrition $71

So far totals are Nov $341, Dec $2,007, and January $470.  There’s already a few “entries” for the month of February. 🙂

Good times!