Category Archives: Trails

7 Weeks MTB & Training

After my last post, and how my legs were feeling (calve & right knee), doubt was starting to creep into my mind about continuing my training. I was really beginning to wonder if continuing on was a smart move. I … Continue reading

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Reboot…

The the injuries have put a stop to my marathon training. It is amazing how much time I’ve had to do other things 🙂 That being said I’ve been itching to get back to pounding the earth with my feet … Continue reading

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Week 7 & STOP!

In short, my training has been put on hold and I’m not going to running the Publix marathon 😦 After trying to stretch, massage, and take a few days off I realized after a 8 mile run that my IT … Continue reading

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Weeks 5 & 6 Marathon Training

The last 2 weeks of training have been challenging. Each week has had their own unique occurrences, both positive and negative, that have had lead to doubt and concern. Ironically though I’ve seemed to gotten under control the Plantar Fasciitis … Continue reading

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Week 2 – Marathon Training

So, a holiday week, as us Yanks celebrate Thanksgiving on the final Thursday of November every year. I know most outside of the US don’t celebrate this holiday as it is kind of a “New World” concept. Lots of eating … Continue reading

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Week 1 – Marathon Training

Week 1 is done for training for my first marathon attempt. After a week off from my 1/2 marathon race I decided I couldn’t sit on the couch any longer 🙂 The short time off was definitely a needed break … Continue reading

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Heart and Soul…

After listening to a number of podcasts recently, and reading a ton of running blogs, articles, etc. I decided that training with a heart rate monitor is the way to go. This week started my marathon training for the Georgia … Continue reading

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