Category: Marathon Training

Marine Corps Marathon 2014 Part 1

Friday afternoon after class I flew to DC with my friend Meg for the Marine Corps Marathon. Meg had originally planned to run the marathon with me as her first (she got in via the lottery) but got… Read More

Thacher Park Running Festival 10K

Saturday marked the 100 year celebration of John Boyd Thacher State Park. Ever since I was a little kid I have been coming here to walk the Indian Ladder Trail, and it’s still one of my favorite places… Read More

Country Long Run

Sunday was my first “long run longer than a half marathon” for this marathon training cycle! At 9 am I went out for a 16 mile run, the longest I’ve run since May 26, 2013. The run went… Read More

Weekly Workout Schedule – 5.20.13 – Marathon Week!

Well, its finally here! The week of my second marathon. I didn’t log as nearly as many miles as I had wanted during this training cycle, but there’s nothing to do now but run the race! Last week’s… Read More

Weekly Workout Schedule – 5.13.13

Last week’s schedule Monday – Rest Tuesday – 3 mi actual: 3.5 mi Wednesday – 5 mi actual: 45 minute spin + 25 min biceps/back strength workout Thursday – 3 mi actual: 4 mi Friday – Rest Saturday… Read More