Taking a pause…

Well my running has been put on pause at the moment due to a potential injury.  And here I am eating my own words (*instagram stories/blog) again. I THINK it has been well managed and I am ‘trying not to be injured’ rather than being injured BUT this brought up LOTS of feelings.  Since I … More Taking a pause…

COACHING

I know you… I am you. I am runner.  For the longest time I ran in fear.  Fear that I would not hit the time, fear I was not as good as I wanted to be or as good as my competitors.  I have worked really hard to change this but I have learned so much … More COACHING

Cross Training

Cross Training …sucks. Just kidding that is harsh.  But it is not running so obviously it is sub par. No runner likes cross training but sometimes it is a necessary evil.  Like for me over the past 7 weeks. Cross training quite literally means training using a different form of exercise.  In regards to running … More Cross Training

47 seconds

Forty seven seconds is not that much time, although at the same time it feels like an eternity. I have continued to reflect on my race in Rotterdam and my main consensus is I was not in the zone. Immediately after starting the race I was thinking a lot. When you get in to that … More 47 seconds

Fragile Butterfly

This is my story about how over this training cycle I have transformed in to what I have coined a ‘fragile butterfly’. Dear marathon training… you are really, really tough… but I think that is why I love you. I have definitely pushed my limits in regards to training this time around.  And I think … More Fragile Butterfly