Category Archives: Training

Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Weeks 11 and 12

As I mentioned last week, week 11 of my training was pretty much a complete bust.  Between painting our townhouse and packing up our apartment, as well as the move itself, I only had time to train once. Tues 7/8 … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 10

Phew, what a week its been!  Thanks to everybody for your words of congratulations here on the blog, as well as on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.  Between closing on our new house, scrubbing the house from top to bottom, starting … Continue reading

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July 2014 Monthly Goals

Are we really already halfway through 2014?  It feels like New Year’s was just yesterday, and that I was finishing my preparations to run my first half marathon.  And now I’m in the middle of my training cycle for my … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 9

Wahoo, I’m officially halfway through this training cycle!  Overall, this has been a very successful training cycle thus far, and I’m only 5.5 miles away from meeting my June mileage goal.  With today being the last day of the month, … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 8

What a week its been!  I’ve had so much going on – my school’s graduation was Wednesday evening, I’ve been very successful in keeping up with my training, and we started packing this weekend for our move into our new … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 7

After a couple weeks of being off track with my training (I’ll thank being out of town for two weddings and a couple of super busy weeks at work for this), I’m so happy to report that I got back … Continue reading

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When Your Body Screams “No!”

My goal this week was to get back on track with my training.  Unfortunately, my body is catching up with how busy my schedule has been lately, and I spent all day yesterday feeling extremely run down.  I came home from work … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 6

This past week was another whirlwind week!  After getting home last Sunday evening from the Outer Banks, we were only home for five nights before we left for Kentucky for wedding #2 of the year. Having two weddings two weekends … Continue reading

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June 2014 Monthly Goals

Its hard to believe that another month has come and gone!  Where is 2014 going?  I need it to slow down and not fly by so fast!  With how busy everything has been lately, I’m a couple of days late … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 5

Preston and I arrived back home yesterday evening after spending four nights in the Outer Banks to celebrate my sister-in-law’s wedding.  I’ll share more pictures from our time at the beach once I have time to upload the over 300 … Continue reading

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