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Milwaukee Marathon Training in 3, 2, 1...

Next week, while everyone is recovering from their 4th of July holiday weekends, I will officially start training for my third marathon. This will be my first time jumping right into another big training cycle after completing a marathon, and I think that lack of “down time” prevented me from experiencing any post-race blues after Grandma’s Marathon. 1,792 more words


Month 2 begins...

Happy July! (Already?)

We’ll start with the update for my “Road to New York” series. Today was Day 1 for Month 2 of training and this is what it looked like: 348 more words

The beauty of no expectations

I know it’s still very early in marathon training, but I just have to say it: I am experiencing something new, refreshing and somewhat blissful with this training so far. 462 more words


Last Run, First Run

Well I’m on day four of being a Michigan resident again.

I made the big move on Saturday. What a day it was. Amazingly enough it was not a stressful day Pat and his dad were like moving machines, and I had a good majority of things ready to go. 377 more words


Oh the Joy!: A review of the Garmin Forerunner 225

Those who have spent any time on the site know that I buy a lot of running watches, which then become the tools for detailed, occasionally obsessive, analysis… 908 more words


Woah, Over 400km Ran in These Things!

After tonights run (in insane heat) I’ve cleared 400km in these trainers. When I got these I knew I’d be running a marathon in September but never really thought about the distance I’d cover in training.  206 more words

Creating a Training Plan

Hello lovely people, happy Wednesday! Is anyone else feeling like this week is dragging it’s feet? I’m pretty sure it’s been Thursday since, like, Monday. That always seems to happen when I’m looking forward to something at the weekend though. 1,033 more words