Hi there! Sorry for the delay on my weekly training updates. It’s been a busy couple of weeks so let’s jump right into it! Week 6 – 10/23-10/29: Monday: Rest day. Tuesday: 3 miles before camp. This week was HIIT week so definitely lots of cardio (i.e. sprinting and travel work), logged an additional 2.18 … More Walt Disney World Marathon Training Recap Weeks 6 & 7
First starters look over to the right of your screen, do you see what I see? 75 days till race day?! AHHHH!!! The count down is happening all too quickly and this week truly felt like marathon training had set in as I spent the week mentally preparing my self for the 15 miles laid … More Walt Disney World Marathon Training Recap: Week 5
Can you believe I am already a quarter way through this training cycle? I sure can’t! Mileage is creeping up quickly, next weekend I will take on my longest distance in one session. In addition to the increase in mileage on my weekend long runs, mileage is picking up during the week as well. Wednesday’s … More Walt Disney World Marathon Training Recap: Week 4
This week was a bit of a refresher. We had some unexpected but much appreciated cooler weather mid-week, with temps in the low 70s in the morning with lower humidity levels. Additionally, I had a mini stay-cation Thursday and Friday as my sister and brother-in-law were in town from Portland. Though just because I was … More Walt Disney World Marathon Training Recap: Week 3
This week was tough, I battled both mental and physical exhaustion more so this week than last week. The reason for that is we recently opened a division in India to outsource some basic data entry work. I am part of the training team and after a couple weeks off due to our India Team … More Walt Disney World Marathon Training Recap: Week 2
Here it is…the first training log of marathon training!! I’m so excited to document my journey with all of you. Week 9/18-9/24 Monday: Training plan called for an immediate rest day for the first official day of training. I took the morning off from running but still went to camp. I knew there would be … More Walt Disney World Marathon Training Recap: Week 1
The time has come, tomorrow is the first official day of training for my first full marathon! In case you missed the big news, catch up here. After heeding the advice of my trainer to not go with anything more than 16-20 weeks, I have found a 16-week plan I am comfortable with and confident … More 112 days and counting…
Guys, I kinda did a thing yesterday…Gasparilla hasn’t even come and gone and I may have…actually did, well we’ll let the photo below give it away: That’s right I just registered to run my first full marathon next January, the 25th Walt Disney World Marathon! It’s an exciting opportunity and I get to participate with … More My Next Adventure…
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.
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!