Marathon Training Recap: Week 8

Marathon Training Recap: Week 8

Where is the time going?! I can’t believe we are nearly halfway through August. Training for any race has a way of making time go by even faster than usual. It’s easy to get so caught up in just crossing days off that you forget where you started! Time is flying and this is already … Read More

Marathon Training Recap: Week 7

Marathon Training Recap: Week 7

When recapping this week, I actually had to look to see what week it was of marathon training. And then after I looked, I still wrote that it was week 6. I’d say that about sums up how marathon training is going so far – it’s going by fast! This week involved a lot of stress … Read More

Marathon Training Recap: Week 6

Marathon Training Recap: Week 6

This week was another great week in terms of marathon training! There is nothing quite as satisfying as being able to check off every single workout on a training plan. Once I get back in the habit of completing every run and workout without excuses or temptation to skip, it becomes easier and easier to … Read More

Rock n Roll Half Marathon + Marathon Training Recap: Week 5

Rock n Roll Half Marathon + Marathon Training Recap: Week 5

Heading in to this week, I was a little nervous about how my motivation would hold out. This past week was spent up in northern Michigan with my husband and parents for a week of vacation. I was eager to get away this week after many days spent house hunting, and originally anticipated that my … Read More

Marathon Training Recap: Week 4

Marathon Training Recap: Week 4

Marathon training is well under way as week 4 wraps up and I just can’t believe almost a quarter of training is complete! It definitely doesn’t feel like that’s the case after this week, as I planned a cut back week to prepare for a half marathon this weekend. The mileage this week was a … Read More

Marathon Training Recap: Week 3

Marathon Training Recap: Week 3

This past week was an awesome week of training. The first couple weeks started off a little rocky with an illness and some traveling, so it felt really great to finally settle in the groove this week. The temperatures were ridiculous early on in the week but I kept reminding myself of all the times … Read More