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

Unfortunately, illness has plagued our household again.  It started with just little man getting sick, and now I’m sick too. Monday, February 13th My body was still feeling sore from my 12 miler the Saturday prior, and my lower back … Continue reading

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

This past week was an incredible week of training for so many reasons.  Not only did I work out five out the past seven days, but I also reached my first mileage milestone of the year.  In the middle of … Continue reading

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

After two very rough weeks, this past week was all about getting back on track.  And for the most part, I accomplished that goal. Monday, January 30th After last Sunday’s 10 miler, I took a complete rest day on Monday. … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon Training Log – Week 4

When it rains it pours. If I thought that week 3 of my training was tough, then week 4 was definitely one for the record books.  This past week was a test of my mental, emotional, and physical capabilities. Monday, … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon Training Log – Week 3

Here’s how a text conversation with my Dad went Friday night after we had spent much of the day texting, e-mailing, and talking on the phone with each other: Dad: “How are you doing?” Me: “Stressed, tired, and sad.” Dad: … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon Training Log – Week 2

Unlike week 1, this past week of my RnRDC training didn’t go exactly as I had hoped that it would.  Little man got sick, which caused me to have to adapt and go with the flow.  Preston’s best friend was also … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon Training Log – Week 1

Even with a week of super cold weather, and a little bit of snow, week 1 of Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon Training was a huge success.  After not being “in training” since the beginning of November, and feeling … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training Log – Week 5

Despite how motivated, and successful, I was with my training last week, this past week I had a lot of difficulty fitting my workouts in.  Between multiple doctors appointments for little man and I and a couple of late afternoons … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training Log – Week 4

First of all, many thanks to all of those who have already started to support me in my journey to training for my first marathon.  While I won’t officially start marathon training until sometime in 2017, the excitement about Chicago … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training Log – Week 3

This has to be my shortest training cycle ever.  Its hard to believe that tomorrow marks one month since I ran my 9th half marathon and that in just three short weeks I’ll be running my 10th half marathon. As my … Continue reading

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