finish a marathon.
on october 9th, i finished the chicago marathon. was it the experience i hoped for? not really. do i feel like i need to do another to really meet my marathon goals? totally.
but regardless, i finished. my legs and feet carried me for 26.2 miles and throughout training i raised over $1200 for homeless pets. and for now, that’s good enough.
so this is many months delayed; it’s just been sitting in my drafts! oops! just a warning, this will probably be the longest recap i’ve ever done. i just want to remember everything! despite the fact that pleasant prairie isn’t... Continue reading →
complete a triathlon. yesterday, i finished the iron girl pleasant prairie sprint triathlon. it was challenging, inspiring, amazing, at some points scary, and, most importantly, a lot of fun. i want to wait for official photos to come in before... Continue reading →
i am done with my sixth week of marathon training! it’s crazy to think that if i were training for a half, i’d be half way done now. instead, i still have a few months to go! monday – rest... Continue reading →
i am done with my fifth week of marathon training! monday – rest rest days might be my favorite day of the week. no shame. tuesday – 2.91 miles i love running late at night, especially when there isn’t anybody... Continue reading →