Life After A Marathon

I’m still in disbelief that I really did it. I ran a marathon. Don’t get me wrong, every time I encounter a flight of stairs or get up from a chair, I’m rudely reminded of the fact that I ran for over 5 hours on Sunday. Minus that painful reminder, the whole race feels almost…

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2015 New York City Marathon Recap

I AM OFFICIALLY A MARATHONER. I think this photo accurately captures the emotion, exhaustion and feelings of the day. Oh my god, does NYC throw a damn good marathon. Not that I have anything to compare it to, but I guess there’s a reason it’s the biggest marathon in the world. There’s nothing like marathon…

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Thoughts Before the NYC Marathon

It’s halloween so I’m currently dressed like Wonder Woman. Because, what else do you wear the day before you run a marathon? This is really happening. I am going to run a marathon tomorrow. Me, the girl who used to walk the mile run in high school, is going to run 26.2 miles tomorrow. Excuse…

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7 Marathon Training Myths

Hi all! How is it only Wednesday? As expected, this week is trudging along at a snails pace. Between exercising way less than I normally do and some pre-race jitters I am a ball of energy. Have I mentioned I’m running a marathon Sunday? Because I feel the need to bring it up in EVERY conversation. I’m…

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