It’s Official! Goal 5 Is On!

Today is the day all 2018 Chicago Marathon non-guaranteed applicants are notified as to whether or not they’ve been accepted. Needless to say, I was a bit excited last night upon trying to fall asleep. This is my Goal 5 for 2018 per my previous post. Last year, I received an email in the wee-early […]

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Week 15 Chicago Marathon Training

On a deeper note, life’s ripples are beginning to weaken. There is still much change ahead, yet the waves of disorder are waning. With this enlightenment I am finding stable ground to root myself in again… The past couple of weeks have provided some cooler temps, which made for wonderful running (especially on LSD days). […]

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Week ? Chicago Marathon Training: When Life Blindsides Training

Let’s talk about training. Rather, when life blindsides training. I’m not talking about just training hard, over training or burning out. I’m talking when non-running life puts you in a complete choke hold and you are kicking and screaming to breath and then…you’re supposed to be running, cross-training and strength-training to crush this goal that […]

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