30 weeks of Marathon training.

just a spot to write about the next 30 weeks….of running.

Tag Archives: 5K

Thankful

So my plan today said, “5 k run for fun.”  Thats all it said. I decided it meant a race.  And Skeletor was alright with that.  He told me to run it for fun, not to Kill myself with it. I said, Yeah yeah…but I was hoping to PR, badly, even though it was for …

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Think Pink Fun run and Swim…

I agreed to do this run n’ swim thing with a friend of mine.   I was sort of hoping she would forget about it, and I could avoid it and just do my training, but no…she remembered and reminded me. I even tried to get Skeletor to say NO, or “That wouldn’t be a …

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I heart Skeletor

Well, heart may be a strong word.  I am feeling very secure in this coaching arrangement. I sent Skeletor a message regarding my disaster.  I tried to keep it to the point and to not give tons of excuses. I mean, it is what I did.  We can all think of so many races that …

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I Run for Pizza 5K

This has been a strange strange week for me in training.  I am really struggling with putting in the runs in a way that benefits me.  When I started I was just fitting them in, and yes, it has only been 2-3 weeks, so I am still in the “starting” phase.  I have plenty of …

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And there’s a fail

I quit my run today 0.25 in. I am not feeling that apologetic about it. Here are my whiney excuses. 1. I am having blood drawn at 0800 this morning and I am very thirsty already.  I can’t have anything until I get the blood drawn…so I was feeling a little off my game. 2. …

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Speedy Monday.

I have a 5K on Saturday this week so I am trying to get all my other runs done early so I can have a rest day or two before the race.  I do not expect to have  a PR, it’s going to be hot and I am training well…but I’m not running really well …

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