taper trap

Moodiness a part of the taper game? [journal entry ]

November 7, 2019

My first marathon weekend approaches!

This is my first marathon experience and so I am taking note of everything. Not just physical stuff (areas of comfort and discomfort), but my emotional state also. These last few days, my emotional …

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Nashville Marathon update: 8 weeks to go! [journal entry]

September 8, 2019

Good Omens: some personal wins

This November 9th will be my first marathon. Because this is a second attempt, I’m being cautiously optimistic. (The first attempt wasn’t a problem with training, or anything like that at all. It was simply …

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Journal: First Marathon 47 Days Away

March 10, 2019

UPDATE: I was unable to compete in the Rock & Roll Marathon, unfortunately. I’ll give detail in a future blog post. Meantime, I have my sights set on the Nashville Marathon this November.

Might need to resort to a run-walk

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first race

Three First Marathon Tips, From Pros

February 13, 2019

Sarah Crouch: Your Race Plan May Not Always Pan Out the Way You Expect It To

Sarah Crouch offered this tip via an article at “The most crucial mistake I made during the Chicago Marathon was choosing to …

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