Fair warning: this is probably going to end up getting crazy long and out of control and weirdly emotional for a race recap, because on Sunday, October 13, I became a marathoner. I RAN A MARATHON!!! THIS IS SUCH A WILD SENTENCE THAT I KIND OF NEVER THOUGHT I’D BE ABLE TO STATE AS FACT. … Continue reading I AM A MARATHONER
Forgive the all-caps, I'm just still very excited about this. Since I started running half marathons in 2013, my most consistent goal has been to finish one in under 2 hours. AND I FINALLY DID IT! A COUPLE DAYS AGO!! DURING MY SIXTH HALF MARATHON!!! ON STATEN ISLAND!!!!! My half marathon PR, prior to this, was … Continue reading Race Recap: I FINALLY BROKE A 2-HOUR HALF MARATHON!
Hi! I ran a race! The Bronx 10-Mile run was this past Sunday and I enjoyed it immensely. I've never run an official race of this distance before but I found I loved it. For whatever reason, it was mentally easier for me than a half marathon, even though it's only a three-mile difference. I … Continue reading Race Recap: The Bronx 10-Mile
Hi! More running stuff! I promise at the end of this month, I'll be back with another series of reviews. But I ran a 10K last weekend, which is the longest outdoor race I've run in a while, but the second race I ran this June. It was so much fun. Let me tell you … Continue reading Another Race Recap: Queens 10K
... to bring you: A RACE RECAP! I RAN A RACE! For the first time in a very! long! time! Last night, I participated in the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge, which was a 3.5-mile race in Central Park. It's shorter than any race I've done in recent memory, which was great for me mentally. I … Continue reading We Interrupt Your Regularly Scheduled Programming
This past Saturday marked the completion of my third half marathon ever, and it was the funnest one yet. I'm not exactly sure why I enjoyed it so much more than my previous two, but I have some theories. Unfortunately, I didn't meet my goal time under 2 hours, BUT I have another one coming … Continue reading Third Time’s A Charm: Chicago Half Marathon Race Recap
So! My half marathon was last weekend! I may or may not have given myself a stress fracture in my femur (again) but my limp is fading so we'll all be able to laugh about it soon. This was my second half marathon ever, and the first one that I trained for completely outside, using no indoor … Continue reading My First Race Recap