Martian Half Marathon Recap + 25k Training: Week 12

Martian Half Marathon Recap + 25k Training: Week 12

The transition back to reality and a daily routine is always a bit rough after vacation. However, adjusting my training after a week in Hawaii turned out to bed significantly easier than I had expected. After a successful 10 mile run before the week began, I was feeling more adjusted and motivated than usual after … Read More

25k Training Week: Week 11 in Hawaii!

25k Training Week: Week 11 in Hawaii!

This past week of 25k training has absolutely been my favorite. My husband and I spent the past week in HAWAII! We finally decided to treat ourselves to a tropical vacation and spent the week exploring the island of Maui. While running on vacation is definitely not ideal during any serious training, I felt that … Read More

25k Training Recap: Week 10

25k Training Recap: Week 10

As you are reading this post, my husband and I are in Hawaii! We took off yesterday for one of my dream vacations and I could not be more excited to explore this beautiful island. Knowing that we were leaving for a week really motivated me to fit in all my workouts this week. After … Read More

25k Training Recap: Week 9

25k Training Recap: Week 9

Last week was a pivotal week in my winter and spring training. After weeks of struggling both physically and mentally to complete my runs, I finally made the decision to take a break. My mom and I began training for the Bayshore Marathon back in January, but it didn’t take long for winter running season … Read More

Bayshore Marathon Training Recap: Week 8

Bayshore Marathon Training Recap: Week 8

After a rough “long run” the week before, I was nervous heading into this week. My body seems to be adjusting much more slowly to the increase in mileage than it usually does, and marathon training has felt significantly different this time around. It’s interesting to me how our bodies change throughout life – sometimes … Read More

Bayshore Marathon Training Recap: Week 7

Bayshore Marathon Training Recap: Week 7

Maintaining consistent running motivation this winter has been a struggle. While there have been a few weeks of consistent training, most of my training so far this season has been a constant battle of whether or not to skip a run. After a bit of deliberation, I decided to switch to the 3 Day Per … Read More