Category Archives: Lansing Marathon Training

Lansing Marathon Training recap

Here is the much anticipated Lansing Marathon training recap.  I know.  It’s exciting.  Control yourselves.  I DO find it very helpful to put together a training recap though.  Kind of corny, but it helps me to look back over my … Continue reading

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Lansing Marathon training, week #16 recap

Taper week!  It’s been an “ok” week.  The runs haven’t felt great, like I want them to.  The good news is that nothing feels hurt though.  Give me another week of rest and I should be good to go! Lansing … Continue reading

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Relax!

Taking a break and relaxing is hard for me.  I would rather be running.  Biking (even falling off of it).  Anything, really.  But I get through taper by reminding myself that taking a break and relaxing is just as integral … Continue reading

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Dessert! And Lansing Marathon training week #15 recap

Dessert anyone? Photo Credit:  Brother Tom, testing out his new camera and the focus on the yummy/blur out the not so yummy (me!) effect.   The lime bars and black forest cheesecake bites were both SO yummy!  But I think … Continue reading

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Lansing Marathon Training, Week #14 Recap

First, random picture of Norah giving me some love: Week #14 of Lansing Marathon training went well.  A decent amount of miles and pilates.  Even managed a bit of cross (biking). Miles run: 47.4 Biking: 50 minutes Pilates: 4 times … Continue reading

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Donut run!

Loved today’s long run for a bunch of reasons: It was with the group and running with them is good for me.  It motivates me to go faster/harder than I would on my own.  It also forces me to get … Continue reading

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