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2016 Goals – No January Booze?!

We are starting January off with a no booze at the house for the entire month. WUT. If you know Glenn, you know he loves a good IPA. If you know me, you know I love a good buzz. I’ve got no problem with the extra winter layer that has settled in, but we figured eliminating some … more »

How do you race ONE Mile?

Last year when Glenn raced the Monumental Mile, I was secretly pregnant and had some mad plantar fasciitis… so I didn’t race. His goal was to break 5:00 and it was fun to watch that unfold. He came through in 4:54. In case you missed this epic picture, I’ll bless you with it now: Racing … more »

Not My Race to Recap!

This is not my race to recap. BUT, I can’t help myself and want to write a few things. I am so incredibly proud of my husband- on Saturday he ran the Indianapolis Monumental Marathon in 2:49:05. I’m so proud of the very smart race he ran. We talked about it in detail about how … more »

Indy Monumental Pre-race Thoughts

It is October 30th. The race is two days away. Here are some thoughts and my goals for Saturday. I finished last week with about 50 miles. It was on the low end of the plan for the week but I’m fine with it. I was still feeling pretty fatigued last week and tried to … more »

Indianapolis Monumental Marathon – 8 days out

The last time I made a training update was the week of the Hendricks County Half… so somewhere around 6 weeks ago. I ran well at that race and was feeling good about the remainder of the IMM cycle. The day after the race I set out for a 10 mile recovery run and noticed that my … more »

Glenn Training Update

Week 12 – Glenn Monumental Training 75.4 Miles 9 runs 2 workouts Going into the week, I was really only focused on 2 runs: Wednesday’s mile repeats and Saturday’s long run with MRP miles…with really the focus being Saturday. It was  going be another 20 miles with my first set of marathon race pace. Up until … more »