Half #12: Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon 2018 (Minnesota)

This race. Such a weird day. I started the race 10 minutes late and ended up passing 5,000 runners on my way to the finish. Literally. 5,000 runners. That is not an exaggeration. Race: Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon (part of Grandma’s Marathon) Date: June 16, 2018 Weather: 48°F, thick fog Goals: A: Sub 1:40 B: … More Half #12: Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon 2018 (Minnesota)

Vacation Snapshots

But first a quick training recap. My week started off great: three easy runs ranging from 5 to 10 miles. I took a rest day on Thursday so I could have fresh legs for Friday’s workout: 6 miles at goal pace (7:33 average pace, just under my goal of 7:37). Unfortunately the next morning my … More Vacation Snapshots