Y’all, the week I’ve been training for has finally arrived! I’ve got so many emotions going on right now. It’s crazy. Lord willing, this time next week, I’ll be a finisher of the 2017 TCS NYC Marathon! Before we talk more about race week, let’s look back at how week 1 of the taper went….
My trip to the NYC next week is going to be amazing! I just know it is. I wanted to take a moment to talk about the method behind my planning madness. I know that my plans can sound exhausting. You may have even wondered why I planned so much. So, let me disclose a … More Planning the Race-Cation to the NYC
The day after the NYC Marathon is a thing called Marathon Monday held in this building really close to the finish line. It’s here that they will be selling finisher gear and discounted official merchandise. They open a 7am and I’m hoping to be there when it opens. Of course, things could change depending on … More Celebrating Marathon Monday in the NYC
All of the planning has lead to the big day….the day I came to the NYC specifically to live out….the day of the 2017 TCS NYC Marathon!!!! My day will begin early. I have a 6:30am bus reservation at the New York Public Library. I’ve already talked over my reasons for taking the bus. As … More The Big Day! 2017 TCS NYC Marathon Day!
The day before the NYC Marathon starts with running the Abbott Dash to the Finish 5K. I’m really excited about this race for many reasons. First, the race will finish at the same place I’ll finish the next day. So, I’m assured to get to the finish line of the NYC Marathon at least once … More NYC Marathon Trip – The Day Before the Marathon