Training Recap: 2018.12.10 – 2018.12.16

Got off to an awesome start on Monday when my foot started to hurt unbearably during a run, which has been going on for weeks but I kind of hoped would just go away on its own. My toes are not broken, and thankfully not fractured (yet), but I got a somewhat emphatic “stop running” warning … Continue reading “Training Recap: 2018.12.10 – 2018.12.16”

Training Recap: 2018.11.05 – 2018.11.12 plus BONUS RACE REPORT

I did it! I ran a marathon! Me, pretty much for the rest of the week. I spent the week leading up to this marathon frantically googling things like “what are carbs” and “is pizza carbs” and “pizza before marathon.” I also got in some really janky short workouts that vascillated between “I should be … Continue reading “Training Recap: 2018.11.05 – 2018.11.12 plus BONUS RACE REPORT”

Training Recap: 2018.10.15 – 2018.10.21

training so hard Monday RUN 13.1 Miles: I did it! Monday’s training was brought to you by… Monsieur Beaucaire (Lux): This was so bad not even I could enjoy it, but the middle break with Evelyn Keyes was (if deeply, deeply creepy in a post Weinstein world) totally worth it, and the closing with Leslie Howard … Continue reading “Training Recap: 2018.10.15 – 2018.10.21”

Training Recap: 2018.10.08-2018.10.14

Welcome to the new and potentially really boring Monday feature on this blog: training recaps! Woo. Can you feel the excitement? No? That’s because it’s not there. But I’m sure like everything else I write, this will reach a state of barely maintainable pretentiousness in about a week. So stick around. This week was supposed … Continue reading “Training Recap: 2018.10.08-2018.10.14”