I have started this Marine Corps Marathon race recap several times, but I have erased it each time. It’s been hard to put into words the thoughts that have been […]
Marine Corps Marathon
Ok – now it feels like fall! After a humid 2 days this week – we finally had some cooler weather in Connecticut this past week- Yeah! However that also […]
Ummmm – I swear that the first day of fall was this past Monday but judging from the temps when I woke up (HELLO mid-60s) the weather felt more like […]
This week training for the 2019 Marine Corps Marathon has brought me my second 20 miler of this training cycle, a couple of days of managing my running and Harley, […]
We are getting down to the nitty-gritty of training for the 2019 Marine Corps Marathon – this week I saw my highest mileage EVER come across my Vdot AND my […]
After a 3 month hiatus – I “hopped” into a race this past weekend. Read on to find out how it shook out and why my coach say I have “no chill” in races.
For all of us, marathon training has it’s ups and downs as well as it’s good days and those where we throw our hands to the sky. I am no different – although after last week I am working hard to find that silver lining as the days tick down to October 27th – still showing up and doing the work but just wishing my body would start working with me instead of against me.
I came. I saw. I ate. I ran. I got a medal! BUT most importantly – I crossed the finish line proud of how far I have come and happy […]
It’s hard to believe but I am in the home stretch of Marine Corps Marathon training! As someone famously once sang – THE FINAL COUNTDOWN! By this time next Sunday […]
This week the word was 55 (.8) – miles to be exact. Yup – that’s how many miles while marathon training this week. With October 28th just 34 days away […]