25k Training Recap: Week 14

25k Training Recap: Week 14

This week was a really chill week in terms of running. I took an extra rest day, ran some easy miles, fit in a lot of cross training, and am actually feeling better about running than before. Sometimes it can be hard to stray from the training plan, but I’ve learned the importance of listening … Read More

25k Training Recap: Week 13

25k Training Recap: Week 13

This week was a somewhat strange week of 25k training, as I was recovering from one race while still attempting to train for another. I headed into this week not knowing how my body would feel and decided to take training one day at a time. Recovery from the Martian Half Marathon went pretty smoothly, … 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

Race Recap: Fifth Third Riverbank Run 25k

Race Recap: Fifth Third Riverbank Run 25k

Signing up for the Fifth Third Riverbank Run 25k back in the beginning of 2018 felt like a huge commitment. I was still in the midst of recovery from the New York City Marathon, winter was at it’s peak, and I was currently running no more than twice a week. The thought of increasing my … Read More