Attempting To Follow The Plan
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Attempting To Follow The Plan

In an effort to actually take into consideration the things I read about running, and specifically training, I tried to slow things down today. I was still a bit faster than the training plan called for today but then it also felt like I was barely exerting myself, which is also kind of the point…
Fighting The Urge To Just Go Back To Bed
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Fighting The Urge To Just Go Back To Bed

It was tough to get going this morning. After another rough night with my daughter not being able to sleep I had all I could do to not just go back to bed after the alarm went off. Once I actually got the pavement my pace was a slow start for sure. I’m happy to…
Battling The Cold And Wind
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Battling The Cold And Wind

It was a tough early morning training run today. I can definitely tell that I haven’t eating well and getting enough sleep lately. I really need to reevaluate what I’m doing outside of my training runs if I’m going to even hope to complete another marathon. I enjoyed the worship time I had, which was…
When A Winter Interval Run Kicks Your Butt
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When A Winter Interval Run Kicks Your Butt

It was a tough morning for an interval run. Having some not very clear sidewalks makes it hard to get a solid footing. Even though things were tough this morning I still had some good prayer time. #HWI #Run4Water #WhyIRun #GroundhogDayMarathon
Battling The Chunky Snow Covered Sidewalks
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Battling The Chunky Snow Covered Sidewalks

Had a short easy run this morning, except for the snowplow covered sidewalks. I’m thankful for those that actually got out and cleared their sidewalks. Listening to worship music while I ran was good to my mind focused on why I run. Today is #GivingTuesday and there are matching funds available when giving to #HWI…
First Ice Beard Of The Winter
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First Ice Beard Of The Winter

Despite the stormy winter weather I was able to make some decent time. Having cleats that go over my running shoes is a huge help with any sort of snow and ice I encounter. The real problem was having my running glasses getting fogged up so often from the cold wind. I enjoyed some worship…