Marathon Lesson #4 – Meet You

Marathon Lesson #4 - You will get to know yourself very well.   Hours on the open road have that effect on you. You will see what you’re made of. You're asking a lot of your body and your mind and in some weird way you're rewarded for that by getting to know your strengths and your limits. You will go through every thought in your head 437 times and then over again. It will be … [Read more...]

Marathon Lesson #5 – I got sick of running

About two thirds of the way through my marathon training I got sick of running. I love running -  if I didn’t I probably shouldn’t have signed up to run 26.2 miles! Anyways, I stopped loving running. I was not looking forward to my long runs anymore. They used to be an escape, a time for me to do nothing but run and think. But, when those runs started to get higher and higher … [Read more...]