Chicago Marathon 2012 Race Report

This was my most frustrating marathon to date, in terms of disappointment with my time and performance.  But it was my favorite marathon to date in terms of the course.  And it was Marathon Number 10.  TEN!  Who would have thought I'd ever run TEN marathons!?!? The quick version:  4:01:54.  First Half:  FABULOUS feeling, on …

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Tick Tock, Tick Tock

Today was a very productive day at work.  I spent the entire day finalizing my Chicago Marathon packing list and fantasizing about crossing the finish line with a big fat PR doing lots of important lawyer stuff. Anyone else find it impossible to concentrate during the final days of taper?!?  Tick tock, tick tock.  Only 1 …

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Chicago!

Registration opened for Chicago Marathon today.  It's October 7, 2012.  I'm officially in!  Woot!  Pretty much everyone from the running group is doing it, so I would say a good 10 - 12 of us?  Plus blogger Claire.  Anyone else?! Chicago will be marathon #10 for me.  Wow!  When I first contemplated this marathon thing …

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