Monthly Archives: October 2015

CIM Training – Week 14

The week started pretty rough.  I was so exhausted after my interval workout on Monday that I stayed home from work to get some rest.  I focused on running my easy days very easy and took a lot of speed … Continue reading

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CIM Training – Week 13

The Hanson people are trying to kill me.  I ran 80 miles this week, which is a pretty heavy load already.  On Wednesday, I realized I had ran 20 miles at goal marathon pace in the past 5 days!  And, … Continue reading

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Running Clothes & Gear – Fall 2015 Edition

For the past week, the weather has consistently dipped below 60 degrees in the morning, which in my mind means…  It’s time to break out the fall running clothes and gear! Light Long Sleeve Shirts I have at least a … Continue reading

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CIM Training – Week 12

Today’s 20 miler – my first of the training cycle – with 10 miles at goal marathon pace weighed on my mind all week.  Sub-3:20 (7:38 pace) has been a goal of mine for a couple of years now and … Continue reading

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CIM Training – Week 11

I completed my workouts this week and managed to hit goal pace for each one.  I’m happy about that but feel like I’d be happier if I didn’t have to work so hard to meet those goals.  I felt “off” … Continue reading

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CIM Training – Week 10

In marathon training, it seems like there’s always a week when it seems like so many things are conspiring against my training plan – I’m tired, my [insert essential body part for running] hurts, work is demanding, the weather is … Continue reading

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