Ah the dreaded taper madness is upon me. Chicago Marathon is Sunday and I’m ready for it to hurry up and get here. I hate the feeling… Read more “Taper Madness!!”
Today I took a half day off from work for errands and was able to get my run in earlier. Today is 8 Miles Dress Rehearsal with… Read more “Armed and Dangerous”
Oh yeah baby! It’s about race time! Corral B!! Can’t wait!!
So I ended up not running or doing any workout on Saturday. I was not thrilled about it, but it gave my body an extra day. I probably should have done… Read more “Tighten The Screws”
Tonight was some very light cross training. I am quite sore in the quads. I did 45 Mins Easy on the Bike and 1 Set of 15… Read more “IL Marathon Recovery: Week 1 Day 1”
So good news this morning! My foot is feeling MUCH better! AND….we are registered for the 2010 Chicago Marathon!!
I’m late with this post because I was not well Sunday. I had some stomach issues during my long run that were not good. I tried to… Read more “Mercedes Marathon Training: Week 8 Complete”
Our second week of the week one of our plan (to make a 12 week training plan 13 weeks) went well, especially considering how busy this week… Read more “Mercedes Marathon Training: Week 1.2 Complete”
It wouldn’t feel right if I didn’t do a formal Week 16 complete report. 🙂 Here is how the final week of taper and race went:M: Bike… Read more “Chicago Marathon Training: Week 16 Complete!”
Our morning started very early at 3:30 am. The weather was a brisk 32 degrees with light 8 mph winds. The temps would be 41 when we… Read more “Chicago Marathon – 4:08:13”