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Hey runners,

The last week was a success for me. I felt more motivated and into my running program than the last past two weeks. Consistency is so important. 187 more words


Injured Runner: Pretending I belong at the gym

The gym is an interesting place. And, I picked the most un-“gym-y” gym to go to. I joined the YMCA at the end of January and while it’s been great, it definitely has been awkward and uncomfortable at times. 546 more words


10 weeks to Boston 

AM: 20 mins strength and conditioning
PM: Running club – short sharp efforts.

Did approx 1.5 mile WU then 5×0.5 mile efforts with 45 seconds rest and 2.5 mile CD for a total of 6.5 miles. 571 more words

It's official!!!

Y’all. It’s official. I just signed up (and paid a hefty chunk) for my bucket list race: the 2017 Dublin Marathon.


Sure, I’ve done three full marathons and eight half marathons at this point, but never before have I been so excited to fork over hundreds of non-refundable dollars. 120 more words


Running: The Beginning.

RUNNING!!!!!!!! Okay, it’s one of my favorite words. Ever. Really. I never, ever thought I would be a runner. I was pretty athletic in my early days. 1,620 more words

I run now. I am a runner.

This tomato is me after a run. I run now. I am a runner.

It is, apparently, important to tell yourself that you are already what you aspire to be when striving for a particular goal [1]. 615 more words

Marathon Training

If I Can't Lose Weight...I'll Eat It.

We are back from Florida.

I didn’t share this with you all, but I did finish the Walt Disney World Marathon. Remember my post about deferring the race? 873 more words

Workout Wednesday