As hard as I try, I have never completed a training plan 100%. I usually miss 2-4 runs throughout the 12-16 weeks I am training.
I know this blog is about me and my running, but I thought it would be neat to highlight others and their running stories. Kyla, my twin, is currently working on her story about her first half-marathon training and what … Continue reading
In one week I will be in Chicago with my sister Kyla! This is her first major race so I am so excited for her!
I am a HUGE fan of Extreme Weightloss on ABC with Chris and Heidi Powell! Do you watch it? It is one of the best shows out there and it is very inspiring. Continue reading
I really love my rest days. A lot. As much as I love running, I know how important rest days are and I look forward to them.
Oatmeal is one of my favorite things to have for breakfast. It is easy to make, really filling, and has a ton of carbohydrates for me. During the school year I need quick, easy breakfasts and this is my go-to.
My second week of marathon training is over and went my extremely fast. I spent the first half of the week running in Bermuda and the last half running back at home.
Like a lot of fall marathon runners I do most of my training during the summer months. Running in the heat and humidity can have an affect on hydration levels as well as your pace. It is important to understand … Continue reading
Wow, Bermuda is beautiful! I have seen some beautiful waters before, but the water in Bermuda is literally crystal clear and untouched looking.
I have completed week one of marathon training (and most of week 2) and it has gone wonderful! I think back on my first marathon training plan 4 years ago compared to this one and the way I am approaching … Continue reading