NYC Marathon Update: 4 Weeks Out

This week’s mileage was 16 miles. Next week is 10-12 miles. We had a slight mileage change of plans this weekend… instead of 20 miles, we changed the mileage to 16. We are back to running the second 20 miler two weeks out.  We’re just crazy gals that way.  Just messing with your heads, that’s…

NYC Marathon Training: 9 Weeks Out

This week’s run was much, MUCH better. (14.5 miles) We are getting stronger. Last week’s run was so bad. We finished, but it was bad.  And actually, I was waiting for that run.  It always happens when I train. When you experience a really difficult run it shakes your confidence.  I left that day with…

NYC MarathonTraining: 15 Weeks Out

Didja notice that I skipped the training report for last week?  Wondering why? Because it stunk, that is why.  Katie (@rjmommy) was out of town on vacation and I managed to squeeze out a measly 6 mile run before I called it quits.  Because I suck.  I can’t seem to run without her these days.  I’m…

Ultima Replenisher – Runner’s Review & Giveaway

As you well know by now, I am back to my running schedule training for the  November NYC Marathon.  As I am upping my mileage and heading into training in the hot summer months, I am  phasing out running with just water for hydration and introducing some other products into the mix. One of my…