Last year at this time, I was staring at a bunch of books trying to figure out the best marathon training plan for me. Every time I had tried to venture into the marathon, I found myself injured. IT Band pain, IT Band tendinitis, something always seemed to stand in my way. So when I… Continue reading Chicago 2018 Training
Lookie, a recap that isn’t coming out 4 months after the race! I know those of you reading are just as excited as I am. This was supposed to be a goal race for me but a strained calf 4 weeks out from the race turned this into a training run instead. I’m honestly just… Continue reading Rock N Roll DC Recap!
You’ve all been patiently waiting for my recap of the marathon and I’ve been patiently attempting to write it up. Let’s recap: I went into the Wineglass marathon after having to defer my entry into Chicago until 2018. Moving up to New York put a damper in our plans for Chicago and it just so… Continue reading The WineGlass Marathon
Oh, you noticed I skipped week 5 & 6. Interesting, I can explain. I took 4 days off completely from the cold/stomach issues I was having. Unfortunately, the cold stuck around and honestly, I still have remnants of it lingering around. The last two weeks I didn’t follow my training plan exactly. I did what I could… Continue reading Training recap week 7 – RnR DC
I’m not going to lie, I’m over this whole “Winter Running” thing. In Charleston, winter running meant we waited until 8 am instead of 6 am to run and sometimes I wore capris. I think one time Lana and I had to alternate who wore the gloves because our fingers were chilly. Now I put… Continue reading Training Recap- Week 4 RnR DC
I think the entire running community across the states took a hit this week with the weather. I watched as all of my running friends in Charleston had to deal with 6 inches of snow and awful ice. Up here in New York we were dealing with temperatures in the negative 20-25 degree range. You… Continue reading Training Recap Week 3 RnR DC
Monday: CHRISTMAS DAY! We enjoyed a delicious bloody mary bar with all of the fixings, cinnamon rolls for breakfast, and a huge sushi platter for Christmas dinner. Presents were opened, pictures were taken, and no miles were ran. Tuesday: I hit the treadmill in my new Brooks Levitate shoes! I did a 3 mile progression… Continue reading Training Recap – Wk2 RnR DC