Hello! Wow, it’s been about 9 months since I last published a post. If you are reading this and have been a follower of my blog before my hiatus, thank you for sticking around! 🙂 After a much needed break from running I am back and already training for my next set of races. What … More Back at it.
I hope everyone enjoyed that extra hour of sleep we received this weekend! Anyone watch the TCS NYC Marathon? Better yet, did anyone run it? I was following along social media and caught an hour of the programming on ABC. A big congrats to all the finishers! Last week was a pretty good week in … More Florida Holiday Halfathon Training Recap: Week 6
First week of half marathon training is underway! I am officially just under 12 weeks out from my fifth half. I am super exciting to implement this new training program and I am happy to say my first week went smoothly. Monday: Boot camp with Court. This mornings workout was probably one of my top … More Weekly Training Log: 9/21-9/27
You may have noticed that I updated my “Currently Training For” widget on the side bar of my site. Last week I made the decision to run one more half to wrap up my 2015 year. On December 13th, I will be running in the Florida Holiday Halfathon, a local bay area race hosted by … More One more for 2015!
Returning to Iron Girl for the 2015 race had been on my mind upon crossing the finish line last year. Iron Girl was my first ever half marathon. As the year progressed on I registered for Best Damn Race Cape Coral and then a few months later the Disney Glass Slipper Challenge as part of … More Race Recap: 2015 Iron Girl Half Marathon
This was probably the most relaxing training week I’ve had in weeks, but I knew it was crucial that I let my legs rest so they would be ready to go on race day. Monday: Rest day. Tuesday: 3 mile run. Wednesday: Rest day. Thursday: 3 mile run. Friday: Rest day. Saturday: Rest day. My … More Iron Girl Training Recap: Week 6
As taper week comes to an end and I begin to prep for Iron Girl Clearwater, I am also in the works to download some new tunes for my two and a half hour venture. I thought I would take a few minutes to review some of my “go-to” jams that are a must for my … More My Top Running Tunes
The time is here. I am just a few days away from my fourth half marathon! It’s crazy to think how much of a veteran runner and expert I feel in half marathons now. I’ve come a long way in this last year and I couldn’t be more happier with the results I’ve seen. I … More Final thoughts and race day goals for Iron Girl
Ello! I hope everyone had a nice Easter weekend filled with fun, family and friendship 🙂 I can’t believe race week is here! Only two more short distance runs stand in the way the race. This past week of training went really well and it should because it was the start of tapering. It was … More Iron Girl Training Recap: Week 5
Week four of training was essentially the last of my training before I start tapering. I had some good runs and a not so good run (you can read about it here.) Monday: 20 minute Fitness Fusion workout. This workout fuses the best of yoga, body sculpting and Pilates elements. It definitely worked my upper … More Iron Girl Training Recap: Week 4