I know this is sort of late but midterms and papers have been keeping me super busy! So I did it... I ran the half marathon! Taking those weeks off from running beforehand definitely didn't help my performance at all.. but I had a lot less knee pain than I did during the Sun Run … Continue reading Scotiabank Half Marathon
The Scotiabank Half Marathon is next weekend and I'm starting to think 'what have I gotten myself into?!' I basically took 3.5 weeks off from running because of my annoying IT band issue and became discouraged about 10 days into it and have seriously slacked on my cross-training. Now that my knee is feeling … Continue reading Goodbye comfort zone!
It's official.. I have to not run for a bit. As much as it pains me to admit it, my knee will not get better if I keep trying to power through each run. With the half marathon only a month away I want to do my best to ensure that I can finish around … Continue reading Must stay motivated!
This cold has made it's way to my nose. Because today is Sunday I absolutely HAD to do my long run. The date of my first half marathon is creeping up quickly and skipping a long run just didn't seem like an option. By the end of the 18 km run I had used about … Continue reading Slow and Snotty
I've registered for my first half marathon! While it's terrifying to think of the pain I'll be putting myself through over the next few months preparing for this race it's also exciting. I can't wait to have this stuck on the back of my car!