The emotions of marathon training

I had one of those terrible horrible make you question why train for marathon runs this weekend. I know those are bound to happen. I know it's the weather, but it is so defeating. I was mad. I was upset. I wanted to get to my planned mileage. But I didn't. I couldn't. It just … Continue reading The emotions of marathon training

I’m running another Marathon

I did it. I registered for the 2012 Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon. I will be running 26.2 miles again. It's been awhile. My one and only marathon was the Philadelphia Marathon in 2009. I had no idea what I was doing then. I had run my first half marathon only 4 months prior. I bought a … Continue reading I’m running another Marathon

I might be doing something stupid

So um, I found myself on the Lakefront Marathon¬†site today. I don't know why I was there, but I was. I have written about the marathon a few times before: Why I didn't run one in 2011¬†and then questioning the allure of the marathon. My short marathon history goes like this: I ran and finished … Continue reading I might be doing something stupid