As you all know by now, just over a week ago, I accomplished my mission to finish the 2017 TCS NYC Marathon. Before I get into recapping the trip day by day, I wanted to recap the week leading up to the big day. After all, I was still in training.
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….
It’s Taper Time for the 2017 TCS NYC Marathon! This is how I should have felt at the end of my last long run this past weekend. However, my my last long run didn’t go as planned. I was supposed to run for 23 miles in this final tune up for the big day.
The excitement for the 2017 TCS NYC Marathon is building. Less than 3 weeks to go! On Tuesday, we crossed a major milestone. We got our race assignments….
The excitement is building! I’m less than 4 weeks from my turn to run the NYC Marathon! Unfortunately, last week was not a good one for training. My wife and boy have been battling colds the past few weeks. By Monday night, I could feel it coming on.