September has been a brutal month for me as I’ve watched friends run in not one, not two, but three races that I would have loved to run in with them. The first of those races was the Disneyland Half Marathon. I know that I skipped the race this year for a reason. The price … More Reminding Myself that It’s Okay to NOT Run ALL the Races
It has been a crazy 2 weeks in my house. So much going on at the moment that I was unable to blog at all last week. Sorry for that. Anyways, in spite of the craziness, I only lost 1 training run over the two weeks. I don’t have tons of time to write this … More 2 Weeks of Crazy Busy Scheduling for Weeks 10 and 11 of Avengers Half Training
When I arrived for the Disneyland 10K, I was determined to treat this run as a training run. I knew that I wouldn’t be seeing a 10K PR, like I had hoped for when I signed up. But, I did have a time goal that would have been respectable. I treated the Disneyland 5K as … More Disneyland 10K – Not the 10K I Wanted, but Still Fun!
Some weeks just kind of get away from you. This week, I missed one mid-week training run. It happened Tuesday. Life just got in the way and training didn’t happen. Thus is the life of an amateur runner. We have a life outside of the sport of running. We have full time jobs. We have … More A Tale of Two Runs in Week 9 of Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Training
So, one week ago, I had the pleasure of running in the Disneyland 5K for the very first time. The plan going into the weekend was to have fun with this race. Then, race the 10K the next day. I was up at the awful hour of 2:30am. Since I live close enough to drive … More Having Fun at the Disneyland 5K