Category Archive: Training

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

October Mileage

In October I both ran a marathon and recovered from one. I take both equally seriously! Miles run: 140 miles Time spent running: 18 hours Longest run: 26.2 miles Treadmill miles: 14 Pilates… Continue reading

Weekly Recap 10/29/17

So a crazy thing happened this week. I signed up for Monumental. Just the half, I mean, I’m not that crazy. Coach Matt sent me an email when he updated my log and said… Continue reading

Weekly Recap 10/22/17

Recovery week 2 post-Chicago Marathon, so not a whole lot of really exciting news to report. My HR monitor has been jacked up since Chicago so not reporting that data. Just put a… Continue reading

Weekly Recap 10/15/17

RECOVERY WEEK! Monday: Still in Chicago. I slept in, staggered down to breakfast, stumbled to Starbucks for better coffee, spotted a donut place en route back to the hotel, retrieved my credit card,… Continue reading

‘All Hope is Gone’

All hope for a good race is gone, or so it seems. After months of hard work you are finally getting close to race day, the weather is beginning to cooperate more often,… Continue reading

Training Log 10/08/17

Oh, hey, race week. Monday: 8 miles with striders, ran the first 7 with a friend then did the strides solo and met back up with her for coffee. Taught Pilates in the… Continue reading

September Mileage

Miles run: 254 miles Time spent running: 33 hours Longest run: 20 miles Treadmill miles: 28 Pilates and Jasyoga: 9 hours 45 hours of fitness  Weekly totals: 60.5 (Aug. 28-Sept. 3) 66 64… Continue reading