Category: Training for Boston!
Checking in, list-format!
* My marathon training is going well. If I keep it up, I think a 8:00-8:15 pace will be doable. A lot will depend on temperature and health the day of the race. Last week, I ran 14 miles with an average of 8:34 and felt pretty good. My long run this week will be…
Thoughts during a no music, 13.1 mile run
* I like starting the run at a place with a bathroom. That is very nice! * Yay, mile 1 went fast! This is a great day! * I mean, not that fast. I definitely need to run more, distance and frequency. * Cars make me so nervous, pick-up trucks more so. * This road…
Guess what? I made it into the Boston Marathon! Yes, remember this race? Well, the Boston Qualifying (BQ) time for my age group is 3:40 but in the last few years (2012, 2014-2016), a person had to run faster than the qualifying time to actually be accepted. This apparently causes a lot of wailing and…