Tag Archives: Marathon Training

Marathon Training: Cold Feet

Yesterday morning, I was scared. I had my longest run yet, 14 miles, on my training schedule. But when I woke up, all I could think about was last week’s disastrous LR. I went about my pre-run routine as usual, … Continue reading

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Marathon Training: School of Hardknocks

Confession: I am stubborn. Because I am stubborn, I learn things the hard way. My last long run was an obvious example of that. The good thing about learning the hard way is the lesson tends to stick with me. … Continue reading

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Marathon Training: Running on Snow

I would like to thank Mother Nature for dumping lots of snow on New Jersey in the last week. I know. It’s surprising. Why would I thank Mother Nature for the snow? You already know that I don’t like the … Continue reading

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Marathon Training: Running and Technology

I still consider myself a rookie runner since I only have 16(ish) months under my belt. However I have learned a lot about myself during that time. I have also experimented a lot. This includes experimenting with running technologies. When … Continue reading

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Marathon Training: Listen Up!

Some days, my legs just don’t want to cooperate. I go through all of my tricks: 1. Put on my running clothes. 2. Make a bargain. (source) I find a little something (less than $10) that I just want. Is … Continue reading

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