Monthly Archives: May 2015

Back On Track

This week, I had my first visit to the track since last summer.  For the past year, I’ve been doing interval workouts on the trail or the treadmill either due to weather conditions or to avoid crowds at the track.  … Continue reading

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Pre-Summer 2015 Running Clothes & Gear

I love running clothes and gear!  As the temperatures start to rise, I thought I’d share my favorites for the summer.*  I haven’t bought any items lately, so these are from past seasons and may not be available now.  But … Continue reading

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Capitol Hill Classic 10K – 2015

It’s hard to do lengthy race reports for shorter races.  They’re over so quickly that I don’t have time to remember much about them. The Course It’s a pretty good course.  It starts at a school in Capitol Hill that … Continue reading

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Choosing My Summer Training Plan

Daniels, and Hudson, and Hansons… Oh my! Continue reading

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Ragnar Cape Cod – 2015

I wasn’t going to write a race report for Ragnar Cape Cod since I considered it more of a social event than a competitive one.  I didn’t do any specific training for it.  But, since I ran my legs hard … Continue reading

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The Next Thing

The question I’m getting most these days is, “What are you doing next?” I’ve been so marathon focused these past 10 months that I didn’t give much thought to what I’d be doing after the Boston Marathon.  (Other than recovery.  … Continue reading

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Long Runs Are Relative

The desire to run is slowly returning. I decided to run “long” today.  I went back and forth on how far that would mean.  An hour and a half seemed reasonable.  I settled on an 11 mile loop that didn’t … Continue reading

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