Tag Archives: Marathon

Race Recap: Rock n Roll USA Marathon err Half Marathon

Leading up to my marathon this past Saturday I had felt awesome! Then about three weeks ago I started to have calf issues. After starting to feel better I got the go ahead from my doctor and was ready to … Continue reading

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I’m in the Clear

Got the green light yesterday from both my doctors to run this marathon! Maybe I overreacted a little bit about the pain in my leg, however last time I had pain from running I needed hip surgery. So now I … Continue reading

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A Trip to GNC

Recently I had been experiencing some pain in my calf while I was walking.  I wanted to nip this pain in the bud because my marathon is coming up.  So I went to see the trusty chiropractor to work his … Continue reading

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Taper Time

It’s taper time, those last 3 weeks before a big event where you let your body rest. At this time no additional hard training will improve your fitness for the big day. The Rock n Roll USA marathon in just … Continue reading

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Running Solo

This past weekend was a “recovery week” in my marathon training so I had only 16 miles to run instead of the previous week’s 20 miles.  A few of my running partners who I usually meet up with for my … Continue reading

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Fitness Goals

Recently at my gym we have been talking a lot about goals.  One of the instructors recently completed his first Ironman and told our spinning class that 18 months prior he had never run longer than 8 miles or biked … Continue reading

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I’m Married!

After a nice two week vacation filled with running a half marathon, getting married and going on an amazing honeymoon, I am back to grind. Our trip started out on Friday, September 21st, I worked a half day and we … Continue reading

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Marathon Training Starts Today

Today is the official start of my fall marathon training.  I have taken on the challenge of training for my 5th marathon and plan on running this one in Rochester, NY on September 23rd.  I realize that it is 6 … Continue reading

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