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

Marathon Training Recap: Week 2

Marathon Training Recap: Week 2

It’s been really hard for me to believe that marathon training season is underway! The beginning of summer running season always makes fall races feel so far off. This week was particularly challenging to stay motivated to train as we ventured up north for a camping trip. I decided to count our hiking mileage towards … Read More

New Race Goals + Marathon Training Recap: Week 1

New Race Goals + Marathon Training Recap: Week 1

Back in January, I set some running goals for 2018. Nothing leaves me feeling more excited or motivated than making some big running plans for a fresh, new year. After running the New York City Marathon last November, I took a few months off to recover and decide what I wanted to do next. I … Read More

Marathon Training – Week 19 Recap

Marathon Training – Week 19 Recap

Today marks exactly one week until the New York City Marathon! We are officially just 7 days away and my excitement has sky rocketed this past week. Week 19 of training was week two of taper in preparation for the marathon, but I got a few more miles in than the week before. The weather … Read More