Let me start by saying I finally did it! I finally broke 1:45 in the half marathon! I don’t think this race could have gone any better; it was a perfect day on the perfect course. It was one of my best executed half marathons (if not the best!) and I managed negative splits. Pre-Race … More Half #7 – CC River Run 2015
My running motivation this week was nonexistent. This was basically a week of heading out to run because I had to run, not because I wanted to run. I know that this is a normal part of training and I just need to push through. I kept reminding myself that I only had two 50+ … More Grand Rapids Marathon – 5 weeks of training remain!
SIX WEEKS! This marathon thing is starting to feel very real and I can’t seem to decide if that is a good thing or the worst thing ever. It is extra crazy to think that of those 6 weeks, 3 weeks will be spent tapering and 1 week will be focused on racing a half … More Grand Rapids Marathon – 6!!!
Usually I look forward to the start of a new month because it feels like a fresh start. A chance to get back on track and start over. A nice clean slate. Not this month. Now, I don’t want to let my ego get too big, but I feel like I’ve been killing it this … More Keeping the ball rolling