Leave No Trace Marathon Recap

Before I hit "publish" on my post last week, I had some moments of self doubt.  I had only decided to run this race 4 weeks prior and hadn't technically been training for a marathon until then.  I had certainly been running but not with the intention of racing, and definitely not a marathon.  Though, … Continue reading Leave No Trace Marathon Recap

It’s Race Week!!

I'm officially 3 days out from the Leave No Trace Marathon! In my last post, I had just completed my longest run of this training cycle of 20.5 miles and was feeling good.  Happy to report that I'm still feeling good a few weeks later.  I've been tapering without issues-none of the usual second guessing … Continue reading It’s Race Week!!

Week in Review: I like Long Runs and I Cannot Lie

I have always been a big fan of the long run.  Endurance is my biggest asset when it comes to anything related to fitness or athletics. An example from this morning at crossfit, it's incredibly obvious where my strengths lie: our metcon was a combination of running, jump rope and hang power cleans.  I felt … Continue reading Week in Review: I like Long Runs and I Cannot Lie

Week in Review: Procrastination Edition

I've been neglecting my poor little blog! I completely missed posting the last few weeks of training.  Between general life stressors, being in the thick of the "sandwich generation" and some avoidance of adulting, I haven't posted any training at all in the last few weeks. I've been running which is definitely a plus and … Continue reading Week in Review: Procrastination Edition