Going into Sunday’s half marathon, I was more than dubious. Having felt burned out for the first time in 5 years, I wasn’t too sure that a half marathon was the smartest thing to do given my attitude problem.
Thankfully, I was wrong.
The Kaiser Permanente half was just what I needed to shake that feeling- it was such a great race! As my 35th race and my 4th half marathon, it was the most mellow race experience to date. With 10,000 participants, the course was not crowded, course support aplenty, the weather was gorgeous, plus I PRed by 5 minutes so, yes, I am completely biased. I’ve got my mojo back- yaaaaaay! Continue reading →
If you’ve read my recent sports bra review, Boobs Boobs Boobs, you know how much I love Handful! And right now they are having a contest… here’s how we can both win:
First, grab a protein bar and a cup of coffee and check out this new video by Handful with lots of athletic women looking happy, strong, powerful, and super cute in their awesome Handful bras (I’ve got that one in pink and am wearing it right now- LOVE!!!)…
Is it true? Has it happened? Am I burned out from running???
My last few runs have not been great. More specifically, they have been HORRIBLE. The 6 miles on Sunday felt never-ending, I was angry the whole time. The 3 miles on Monday were excruciating, I wanted to stop after a mile. The next 3 miles on Tuesday were just as rough, ran the whole thing but hated every minute of it. And the 1.25 hill run yesterday was pretty much torture, the yearn to quit overwhelmed me. Continue reading →