Category Archive: Training

Monthly Mileage: December 2018

Boy, December, you are always a hot mess. Kudos to every runner out there who stuck with any semblance of a plan this month. At the beginning of December we went on a… Continue reading

Monthly Mileage: November 2018

If asked over the summer, I would’ve told you November would be a recovery month after I ran the Monumental Marathon. Well, I didn’t run the marathon but I did get the recovery… Continue reading

The fall season that wasn’t

“Have you ever felt frustrated with running?” I laughed. The writer interviewing me for a local publication was surprised when I answered a resounding “yes.” “Let me introduce you to the fall of… Continue reading

Weekly Recap 01/15/18

Oh man I’m so behind on training logs. I had high hopes around the holidays to post them and get caught up, and then it kept slipping by and I felt like I… Continue reading

Weekly Recap 12/10/17

Week two of my new job and I’m getting back in the early morning groove. Monday: 6 miles before work, in the dark, with Morgan for the first mile. I ran hard Saturday… Continue reading

Weekly Recap 12/03/17

Holy crap, working is hard! Whew. But, a solid mileage week even with starting my new job and adjusting to different hours. Monday: 6 miles at 6 p.m. after work. Should’ve gone in… Continue reading

Weekly Recap 11/26/17

This was my last week off work before I start my new job. It’s been nice having some downtime but I’m excited about my new position and ready to get started! I am… Continue reading

Weekly Recap 11/19/17

This week ended with a FUN running weekend but I have to do this chronologically for my sanity so hang on. Monday: 6 miles, 50 min, 139 AHR. Woof. After pacing a friend… Continue reading

Weekly Recap 11/12/17

Since I am transitioning between jobs, I’ve been able to basically play professional runner for a few weeks. Unfortunately it comes at a downtime in training, but those things combined have allowed me… Continue reading

Weekly Recap 11/5/17

Guys, let me start you with a funny story. After Chicago, I threw my shoes into basically a plastic garbage bag, unsealed. They were wet and it was best for them to be… Continue reading