Category Archives: Running

Marathon Training Week 8

I’m sorry I didn’t get a post out for week 7, but I just didn’t feel it coming off a long summer of business travel. But I got in a full week of training during week 7 and finished with … Continue reading

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Marathon Training Week 6

Week 5 was a bust, plain and simple. I caught a cold in Buenos Aires or on the way back, which kept me down all week. I managed to get in one six mile run on Monday before the cold … Continue reading

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Marathon Training Week 5

I’m sorry to say that I did not do well in Buenos Aires despite the fact that I was looking forward to running in the cool weather. I flew all night on Monday night and went pretty much straight into … Continue reading

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Marathon Training Week 4

Well, I wish I could report that week 3 went perfectly, but unfortunately, I was a bit up and down.

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Marathon Training Week 3

Week 2 is done and went much more smoothly than week 1. I felt pretty strong throughout the week and had no problem pushing the pace on Saturday. I struggled a little on the long run on Sunday, but I … Continue reading

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Marathon Training Week 2

Week 1 is in the books with very mixed emotions. I felt strong on Tuesday, but seemed to go downhill for the rest of the week. In fact, I’d say I was downright puny for most of the week. I … Continue reading

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And So It Begins (Marathon Edition)

My cycling year has been a disaster, due mostly to my spending the 1st quarter running, followed by training for our Grand Canyon Hike, followed by a hectic travel schedule. I’ve just not been able to get my cycling legs … Continue reading

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