It’s time for the weekly run-down. I pushed my comfort zone a little bit this week. I made a decision I needed (wanted) to lower my “easy” pace. I have some goals to hit this year and I can’t do … Continue reading
Category Archives: Training
This was oddly my first official 15k race. Ally has been asking for a year to run this one so I finally broke down and registered us both for the 15k.
It wasn’t easy training Ally for a 15k while I … Continue reading
Starting a new series on Monday since I’m done with marathon training (for a while at least).
My recovery after Nola has been so much easier than Dallas. Not really sure why, could be mental. I feel good, legs feel good, … Continue reading
It’s finally here, less than a week to go. And guess what? I woke up congested and not able to take in deep breaths. I’m going to the doctor this afternoon.
I got a new book and running journal. I’m excited … Continue reading
It’s just under 2 weeks until Rock N’ Roll New Orleans full marathon! A lot has happened in the last few weeks after Dallas. I finished Dallas not wanting to run New Orleans. I know that’s crazy to decide at … Continue reading
Well, it’s 8 days post-marathon #2. I’m feeling good except when I try to make my legs run. It feels like I’m wearing ankle weights. I managed to get 17 miles in last week but worked hard for every mile. … Continue reading
SIX MORE DAYS!! And there’s no ice in the forecast, so I’m getting excited!
Sunday: Gym day, elliptical, abs, upper body weights, sauna
Monday: Rest day
Tuesday: 5 miles
Wednesday: Gym day, legs, abs, sauna and elliptical
Thursday: 5 miles, all hills, uphill both ways. … Continue reading
With the Dallas Marathon 10 days away, it’s time to update the playlist and get my iPod ready to go!
I have lots of different music and this is just a sampling of some of my current favorites. Some are new … Continue reading
The Dallas Marathon is in 2 weeks! It’s taper time! I cannot believe it is already here. It’s been a rough training season, but I think I am finally ready.
Training last week:
Monday: Light gym workout, stretching, abs, 10 minutes on … Continue reading
I know you all haven’t heard much from me lately. My family has had some heartache these last 2 months and I just haven’t been blogging. I have been running, with the exception of one week off. I’m still training … Continue reading