This will be the shortest training cycle I’ve ever done. I’ll only have 6 weeks to recap on, but I have a decent base of ~15-20 miles a week, and think it is just enough time to get into half marathon shape. Super excited for the next 6 weeks!!! SF Half Marathon training week 1 … Continue reading Happy father’s day + half marathon training week 1
I’m so excited to share with you all on what’s coming up for me this summer 🙂 San Francisco Half Marathon – July 23rd SF City Beer Run 10K – Rogue Brewery – August 12th I couldn’t be more stoked to do these races in my new home city!! I was somewhat all over the place when… Continue reading Summer race plans!!
This week flew by for me! Lots of random thoughts and occurrences to recap on from this past week – I’ll try and keep this somewhat organized 🙂 Presidio Trail run – Batteries of the Bluff + Bay Area Ridge Trail Tuesday was hands down my favorite run I’ve ever done. I was in the… Continue reading Weekly tangents: favorite run ever + off the grid + welcome to the family
Hey you guys! Happy Monday! I hope you all had some fun this weekend. It was absolutely gorgeous here in the Bay, and I was lucky enough to have a good mix of time outside (being in the sun is my happy spot), exploring the city, getting out of the city, while also being productive… Continue reading Picnics/block parties all around + housewarming in the ‘burbs + first running group experience
Wow, is all I can say. My first days in SF have been everything I thought it would be, and more. I don’t know how I got so lucky, and I am just so beyond happy to be here and to start my new live in this beautiful city. I flew in on Saturday night. By 11am… Continue reading How did I get so lucky…first days in SF!
Hey you guys :). What a week it’s been. I always think things will calm down after big races, but life doesn’t work that way, doesn’t it? This has been a crazy intense week filled with lots of work stuff, studying (my actuarial test is one week away…eek!), and lots of good moments in between. Easy recovery… Continue reading Life post-marathon + rainy running highs + we are the Broad City gals + must watch this documentary
Well, it was not the race I was expecting. I didn’t reach my goal of getting a PR. In fact, I didn’t even come close, but I wouldn’t trade this experience for any other any, and I am genuinely beyond grateful for each and every mile of this race. This was the toughest race I’ve… Continue reading Newport marathon – quick update!