When will Boston registration close??

Boston (registration) excitement is in the air in blog land and facebook land.  The consensus (based upon my informal viewing of comments, etc.) seems to be that it will close before during the 10 minute under BQ time registration window.    I'm still holding out hope that those of us that are 16 seconds under …

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Getting speedier?!?

First day with the new speedy shoes - Muzino Wave Precision 13.  They felt fine.  Much lighter feeling than I'm used to.  But they make a noise when I run - I had noticed it and someone from the group commented on it (she said "your shoes click").  She thought the noise would be from …

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My Lucky Day!

Why a lucky day?  Because when I hit stop at the end of our track workout, garmin's mileage read 7.77!  Nice!  I'm ultra Type-A, so normally ending on an uneven number like that would bug me and I would jog a few extra steps in order to end up on an even, round number.  I …

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Good news!

Good news!  I'm still alive and kicking after my first group track workout. And the best news of all:  it wasn't as scary as I thought it was to run with a group of strangers.  The runners were nice and normal.  Most of them were super speedy.  A couple were slower than me, but working …

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267.8 miles!

Finished May this morning with an 8 mile run, which put me at 267.8 miles for the month of May.  I haven't gone back and looked through my runningahead log for the 4 years I've been tracking, but I think this month probably ranks right up there as the highest mileage month to date! This …

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Yipee – a prize!

Look what showed up in the mail today - my prize for winning 1st place female in the Celiac 5k - a $25 gift card to Target!  Yes!  I can always find $25 worth of stuff I need at Target. Yesterday's speed workout was TOUGH!  11 miles with 6 x 1 mile intervals (with 400m …

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