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MCM '14 - Training Week 4 - Back Home & Racing!

So sorry for the late post!  Last week found me returning from vacation and coming back to reality.  While I will certainly miss the sights of macaws, iguanas, and the ocean while I run, I am excited to get back into regular life and having a more predictable schedule.   526 more words


Marathon Training: Week 2

I have to say that week 1 left me feeling a little nervous.  Were the paces for my 3 runs too fast?  Would I fall into the trap of only doing my cross training and giving up on the runs and then completely bonking at the marathon?   470 more words


Busy, Busy!

The last few weeks have been busy ones in our household! Here’s what we’ve been up to:

  • LASIK Surgery
  • First Wedding Anniversary
  • Hubs’ 25th Birthday…
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Week 2: Marathon training

I have successfully completed week 1 of marathon training with the following results:

Tuesday:  3 miles (easy) – target 11:15/mile pace (actual 11:15/mile – thank you treadmill) 535 more words


Marathon Training: Week 1

Dude.  DUDE.  Run Less, Run Faster is officially one of the hardest things I’ve ever tried to do.  The paces are literally breakneck. As in I want to break my own neck the work outs are so hard.   470 more words


MCM Training Week 3 - Let's Talk Cross Training!!

 Hi readers!  This week we’re going to talk about cross training.  Why?  Well……because I didn’t run.

That’s right.  I did not run.  Not one single mile.  905 more words


Get Lit!

The other day I told you that a local race management company was going to announce a new local run. Well, they did! Friday at 11am, … 173 more words