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!
It's been over a week now and I'm still a bit sick! I'm beginning to think it may be allergies?! Since the Sun Run my knee has been acting up worse than it has since the pain first started over two years ago. Today's long run of a planned 18 km started with this: … Continue reading Oooh this knee of mine!
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 had to write three finals this week that were brutal... I should hear back this week about final grades and stuff.. it's always so stressful! I was pleasantly surprised this week with the arrival of a much awaited package. My nuun supply finally arrived via the bf! I was a bit worried after I … Continue reading Finals are over!
It's finals all this week so I'm trying not to feel too guilty about spending time running. Today was my scheduled LSD run and I was super worried... But then this happened: Besides the fact that I was attacked by a wasp during the last km, the run was super easy! I definitely granny-jogged the … Continue reading Sunday Long Run