It has been just over a month since I ran the California International Marathon. The more time I spend reflecting on CIM the more I am so proud of it. It did not feel like a particularly special day and everything ‘clicked’ I just felt strong and confident. What was different? Well my training was … More CIM Race Reflection
It is important at this time of year to take some time to take a step back and reflect on the previous year… see last post. But to also think about how you want to evolve in the year to come. Because remember you get to make those choices in life. It is always hard … More 2019 Goals…
Well the theme of 2018 certainly seems to be ‘challenging’ to say the least. Just as I started to run on the alter G after my sacral stress fracture. I got ultrasound results back that stated I have a rather large tear in my hamstring and adductor. This has been a long standing issue that … More Staying sane without running
Goals: the object of a persons ambition or effort; an aim or desired result. -Google dictionary I am a very goal driven person and I love working towards goals possibly even more than I love to actually go through the act of attaining the goal. It is going to take me some time to reflect … More Rotterdam marathon review
Are you having some self identity issues since finishing your goal race? Do not become victim to jumping back in to full training and risking injury and/or burn out. Take some time to explore things outside of running that can have a positive impact on your running. Well as I have been harping on in … More My goal race is done… now what?!
I am still taking time to process this race. And of course what I want to learn is how do I make it all come together again like I did in Chicago. One of my biggest learnings is that you don’t MAKE it happen you LET it happen. Big difference. I was lucky to get … More Chicago Marathon 2017 season reflection
I do not even know where to begin this blog post. Yesterday was a pretty big day for me. I ran the Sporting Life 10k in Toronto… and WON!!! Winning was a pretty amazing feeling but even better than that was how confident I felt doing it. Now let’s back up a moment, last … More Sometimes you surprise yourself…