Tag Archives: weekly recap

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

Posted in RnRDC Half Marathon Training, Training | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 53 Comments

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

Posted in RnRDC Half Marathon Training, Training | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 50 Comments

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

Posted in RnRDC Half Marathon Training, Training | Tagged , , , , , , , | 47 Comments

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

Posted in RnRDC Half Marathon Training, Training | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 31 Comments

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

Posted in RnRDC Half Marathon Training, Training | Tagged , , , , , , , | 47 Comments

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

Posted in RnRDC Half Marathon Training, Training | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 60 Comments

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

Posted in Training, Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 40 Comments

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

Posted in Training, Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 55 Comments

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

Posted in Training, Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 84 Comments

Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training Log – Week 2

Since my training cycles are never only six weeks long, its a bit odd to know that my preparation for Wine and Dine is already a third over.  I know that I shouldn’t be thinking of it that way, since … Continue reading

Posted in Training, Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 37 Comments