Big Sur Marathon Training-Week 9

Week 9… how is that possible? Yikes. Last week was odd.   I had to cover another location for a few hours on Monday, and my tire pressure light was on.  Not cool when you’re driving all over the county and it’s raining.  Oh and I had all my tires checked, rotated balanced the previous week. …

SLO Ultra 5 Mile Recap

I say my legs love hills but this tested that theory. I didn’t look at the elevation chart until the Friday before the race. Walking to the start line, I could see the half marathoners on the first climb– no one was running. At one point during the race, I heard a woman huff out-…

Kick the Dust Up

Disclaimer: I received a pair of Horizon RTT  from Under Armour to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews!” Surprisingly enough, dirt and trails are a few of a my favorite things.    I say surprisingly…

Week 32- Ragged

I was so glad that I didn’t have any races to worry about this week. With all of the conversion craziness and trying to stay somewhat ready for Salinas Valley, I was beginning to feel a little run down.    As much as I want to run all the miles to get my numbers back…

Week 28- Too Many Tabs

Upcoming Races- Rock to the Pier 10K? Salinas Valley Half Marathon This week was so much better than last week but there were numerous points when I felt like an internet browser with too many tabs open.  Not just any internet browser- Internet Explorer.😛 The week leading up to system conversion was just as crazy…