This marathon marks one of the toughest races I have ran mentally and physically ever. I did not reach A, B, or C goal, but I did finish. Friday was our travel day. We were up at 4 am to leave the house by 5 am since we were getting a lot of snow… Continue reading Hilton Head Marathon Recap
The only person you are competing with is.... YOURSELF.
The winter has welcomed us here in the Midwest of the United States. I has brought tons of snow and very cold temperatures for long periods of time. Not to mention, daylight saving. It is dark in the morning and dark after work. I am finding myself on the treadmill more than usual. I cannot… Continue reading Marathon Training on the Treadmill
How do you get faster? This is the question I often get going from running my first marathon in 4:20 to now a PR of 3:16, from running 10 min/mile to now running sub 7 min/mile, and from not knowing what I am doing to now knowing more of what works. Let me start off… Continue reading Transformation Tuesday- Faster style
Since tomorrow is December 1st already, I have been thinking about what my 2018 goals should be. I am the type of person that need a schedule to follow and the same goes for goals. I want to work toward something and test myself. I hit some crazy PR's this year that I never even… Continue reading 2018 Goals
4 months of training- lots of miles, sweat, hard work, and determination comes down to one day to shine. So, lets back track a little bit. I ran my first postpartum marathon in January at 7 months postpartum. I traveled to Arizona for the race and my friend ran the half. After that half, she said she wanted to… Continue reading Air Force Marathon Recap
Hello All. I am going to give this blog thing a go. I am not very creative and will take any suggestions at how to make my blog better and things I should blog about. So... about me. I am a wife of my high school sweetheart. I was a freshman and he… Continue reading About Marathon Momma