Chicago Marathon Training Week 9: 7/16-7/22

Finally a cut back week! I was really looking forward to the reduced mileage this week, giving my body the break it needed since I’d been doing higher mileage weeks Read More …

Triathlon Training/Chicago Marathon Training Week #2: 5/7-5/13

Well this was a crappy training week. I’m not happy¬†at all with my running mileage. I intended to do my weekly runs like normal and then get in a weekend Read More …

5 Ways to Make Your Training Suck Less

We’ve all been there…when you’re running and just can’t seem to get a rhythm. Everyone has crappy runs sometimes, but that doesn’t mean that it’s always going to suck. If Read More …

Triathlon Training/Chicago Marathon Training Week 1: April 30-May 6

Well it’s official friends- Chicago Marathon training started this week! I opted for a 24 week plan to gradually increase my mileage so I don’t overtrain or get injured like Read More …

Back At This Triathlon Thing: Weekly Wrap #21

A while ago, I made several posts talking about my intention to do a triathlon this year (2017). Originally I was planning on doing the St. Anthony’s Triathlon, which is Read More …

Gasparilla Amber Challenge + Tri Training Begins Week 3: 12/12-12/18

I hadn’t really figured out how I was going to add triathlon training to the mix yet, but then I went to Beginner Triathlete and created a new training plan Read More …

A Training & Injury Update

I’ve been gone for a few weeks. I haven’t been writing on my blog, or updating things, or responding to comments. For that I apologize. When I’m injured and can’t Read More …

Myakka Half Marathon Training Week 2: 10/9-10/15

Week 2 of training is in the books! I wasn’t as successful this week with weights workouts, but I did add swimming back into the mix, which is a really Read More …