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Chicago Marathon Training – Week 3

I’m recapping the past week of training for the Chicago Marathon.  This was Chicago Marathon Training – Week 3 in the training cycle. This week I cut back on my mileage a bit, and did some of it while I was on vacation in Jamaica.  While I wasn’t able to run on the beach or away from the resort, I…
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Chicago Marathon Training – Week 2

I’ve just finished week 2 of my 16 week training cycle for the Chicago Marathon. I continued my focus on cross-training and strength training this week, that gym membership certainly is coming in handy.  I had a treadmill run today at the gym, after the whack-a-doo scare in our neighborhood.  I slacked off on my planking, but got in at…
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Chicago Marathon Training – Week 1

Last week I started my 16 week training cycle for the Chicago Marathon. This training cycle I’m incorporating a few things that I didn’t do last training cycle; cross-training and strength training.  I also plan on keeping up with my planking. The hubs recently went out and got us a gym membership, which will definitely come in handy with those…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – June 11

Welcome to my weekly workout recap, today I’m recapping my workouts from last week today. There isn’t much to report this week.  With training for the Chicago marathon kicking off on the 19th, I opted to take it easy.  My legs are still feeling less than stellar (not sure why, thinking those dang burpees), and I need them to feel…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – June 4

Welcome to my weekly workout recap, today I’m recapping my workouts from last week today. This week I managed to get in 4 runs this week, including two with Anam. The heat and humidity managed to keep my pace very slow.  On Thursday I started my plank-a-day x2. Workouts Last Week Today: Sunday – Pajama day!!! Monday – Set out to do 10…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – May 28

Welcome to my weekly workout recap, today I’m recapping my workouts from last week today. My vacation ended on Sunday, but not before I got a run in on the country roads before I left… bonus, it was cool out!   My 30 burpees for 15 days challenge came to an end this week, I was very happy to see that…
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May Runfessions

Happy Friday!  I don’t know about you, but I’m ready for the long weekend!  But, before we get into the weekend festivities… I’ve got a few runfessions to make. I RUNFESS… I finished up the “30 burpees for 15 days” challenge ealier in the week.  I didn’t really see any vast improvements with my fitness, but my legs are still incredibly sore and…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – May 21

Welcome to my weekly workout recap, today I’m recapping my workouts from last week today. Last week I was in NE Kansas visiting my family and friends. While there, I got in 3 runs and a 5k last week, and a half marathon the week before (recap coming soon).   I also continued with the 30 burpees for 15 days challenge… I’m really…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – April 14

Welcome to my weekly workout recap, today I’m recapping my workouts from last week today. This week I only got in 1 run, aside from my half marathon on Saturday.  I opted to cut back on my runs as I was feeling a bit sore and decided to focus more on foam rolling and stretching so my legs would feel…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – May 7

Welcome to my weekly workout recap, today I’m recapping my workouts from last week today. This week I felt was a good week.  I was able to get in 4 runs this week (3 with the dogs), and I continued doing some planking and did some squats and wall sits.  We had some really nice weather (very low humidity and temps in…
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