Tag Archives: RunKeeper

Walt Disney World Half Marathon Training Log – Week 11

Coming off of the high of my week 10 training, week 11 proved to be extremely trying.  I credit this struggle entirely to running the Veteran’s Day 5K (recap still to come) the day after pushing myself to a new … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Half Marathon Training Log – Week 9

Its hard believe that I’m already nine weeks into my half marathon training and that this week I’ll hit the halfway point of my 19 week training plan!  Like the past couple of weeks, life has been especially busy, particularly … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Half Marathon Training Log – Week 8

After a disappointing week 7, the past week of my training more than made up for it!  Not only did I reach a new PDR (personal distance record), but my weekly mileage total is starting to rapidly climb back up … Continue reading

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Five Months and Counting

Today marks five months since I installed RunKeeper on my phone and completed my first run.  Six months ago running wasn’t a part of my life; I was simply a running spectator.  Runners have always been a part of my … Continue reading

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Training During Our Two Weeks in California

In the weeks leading up to our California trip, I knew that my training would take a decline while we were on vacation.  Because we had planned to fit so much into our 13 day trip, I was realistic in … Continue reading

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Biggest Loser 10K Race Recap

My first 10K is done and over with, and I must say that overall my first 10K was a positive experience. Yes, there were some negative aspects to this particular race, and I’m not sure that I’ll ever participate in … Continue reading

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Firecracker 5K Race Recap

Happy Birthday America!  To kickoff our country’s 237th birthday yesterday, Preston and I ran the Firecracker 5K with Team Red White and Blue.  Preston recently joined this organization, which is dedicated to supporting veterans and establishing communities for veterans, their … Continue reading

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Most Mileage in a Week Thus Far

Yesterday marked the end of my 12th week of training, and there’s no greater way to celebrate this milestone than by finishing the week with my most mileage in a week thus far in my training – 15.25 miles in … Continue reading

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Milestone Reached – 100 Miles in 2 Months

Today marks two months since I started running. After Monday’s 5K run on the treadmill, I logged my miles and noticed on RunKeeper that my all time distance was 99 miles – only 1 small mile off from reaching 100. … Continue reading

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This Week’s Motivation

As I’ve started running over the past couple of weeks, I’ve come to realize that each week as I’m striving to meet my weekly goals that I’m also in search of a new motivation that will keep me going.  This … Continue reading

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