Of course, the week after I express my concerns about my pace and where I am at fitness wise, I have a few good runs. Not saying they were fast by any sort of scale but they didn’t suck. For the first time in… Continue Reading “Upswing”
I did pretty damn decent with my training plan the first 4-5 weeks. Well, by my standards. Weeks 6-9? Well, those were another story. Disclaimer: I received an entry into CDA Half Marathon to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming… Continue Reading “Bad Math”
A week and a half ago, I did 18 ish miles in Yosemite. This past Sunday I did 5 at a new to me trail- Riconada- in my area. Both days my feet let me know that my new trail shoes were not winning… Continue Reading “Dilemma”
Last week, I learned that I could laugh myself into an asthma attack. That was new. Friday rolled around and we were all little stressed, tired and slaphappy at work. I had been going back and forth with someone at another office, trying to… Continue Reading “Wheezy”
2020 was not what any of us had expected. Instead of training and running my third marathon, I was a lazy layabout for most of the year when not at work. Oops. So when my Santa Rosa medal and swag arrived in the mail… Continue Reading “8 Days”
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