What an amazing weekend. I can honestly say this was the most fun I have ever had during a race, which says a lot because I ran my second marathon of the month! The weekend started with a relaxing Friday night at home and prep for my race. I like to be very organized when … Continue reading Calgary Marathon 2016 Weekend Recap
I cannot believe it is finally here. In two sleeps I am going to be running another marathon and boy do I have the pre-race jitters! This race is especially exciting because I have three of my girls from the 10k clinics I coached running their first half marathon, my Dad running his first half … Continue reading My Second Marathon Game Plan
The Hardest Part I have been doing a lot of thinking in regards to the last 12 km of my marathon. Do not get me wrong not one part of the race is going to be easy but the last 12 km are the ones that you really have to dig deep for. When I … Continue reading Marathon Psychological Training
Well it is official I am finally a Marathoner! Yesterday I ran my very first marathon and cannot believe how alive (and sore) I feel! The weekend in a whole was amazing. My boyfriend and I left for Vancouver Friday afternoon. After a very full but smooth flight we landed in Vancouver. What a beautiful … Continue reading My First Marathon
Week 4 and 5 of Marathon Training When I was training for my half marathon, don't get me wrong I did get sore occasionally but today is the landmark for officially the most sore I have ever been. Here is what led up to my terribly sore day! Monday as per usual I ran with … Continue reading They Are Beating Me… And Singing Too!
Week 2 and 3 of Marathon Training So I am bulking week two and three together as its been a very busy couple weeks for me! Not only did I go to LA for the week but I had a jam packed training schedule! Week 2 started as per usual with my Monday night run … Continue reading From Snow to Shine!