Category Archives: Training

Weekly Training Log – Week of October 13th

Its been quite awhile since I haven’t been “in training” for a race.  Since the end of April to be exact.  My body and mind were definitely ready for the break, and I allowed myself the rest that I needed … Continue reading

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Army Ten Miler Training Log – Week 6

And just like that, I’m no longer in training!  I tried to take it as easy as I could this past week, so that my legs were as rested as they could be for yesterday’s race.  It was another busy … Continue reading

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Army Ten Miler Training Log – Week 5

Its officially race week!  Its a bit surreal to think that at the end of this week that I’ll be running my big fall race!  Since the end of April I’ve been in training for a major race (first Rock … Continue reading

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October 2014 Monthly Goals

I feel like every month just flies by faster and faster!  Between kicking off the start of another new school year, running three races, and battling my first illness of the school year, September just flew by!  As I shared … Continue reading

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Army Ten Miler Training Log – Week 4

As most of you know, the first half of this week was very uneventful in regards to my training.  After being sick for almost a week, I finally went to the doctor on Tuesday.  After a negative strep test, the … Continue reading

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Army Ten Miler Training Log – Week 3

After more great weeks of training than I can count, I knew that I was bound to face a training set back.  Unfortunately, that happened this week, as I came down with my first cold of the school year.  This … Continue reading

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Army Ten Miler Training Log – Week 2

After a great first week of training, this past week has been even more incredible!  For many reasons, I’ve felt like I’ve been on cloud nine. My dad was in the DC area for work for, and we were able to … Continue reading

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Army Ten Miler Training Log – Week 1

The day after I crossed the finish line of Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach, training officially began for the Army Ten Miler.  You may recall that last year I volunteered at the finish line handing out finishers’ coins, and I’m … Continue reading

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September 2014 Monthly Goals

Where did August go?  I feel like I just wrote my August goals, and now its time to reflect on them and write my September ones!  Having run two big races last month – the Leesburg 20k two weeks ago … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 18

What a fabulous week, but more importantly weekend, its been!  Between officially going back to work last Monday and having a very productive teacher back to work week, and then topping off the week with an incredible weekend down in … Continue reading

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