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Training Update | Weeks 5 & 6 of 10 Weeks to a Half Marathon

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My half-marathon training is going fairly well this fall. I don’t have the plantar fasciitis pain that I had in the spring when I was preparing for Pittsburgh and my legs actually feel stronger now that I’ve added some hill training to my routine. Thank goodness–I’ve been too busy this fall to be saddled down […]

Hill Training | Weeks 3 & 4 of 10 Weeks to a Half Marathon

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In October, I’m running the Runners World Half Marathon and apparently, it’s a very hilly course. Yikes! My normal running routes are relatively flat with just a few inclines. I would like to maintain a sub-2 hour pace during this race, but its hills could slay me unless I start some hill training. This past […]

Beach Running | Week 1 of 10 Weeks to a Half Marathon

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It’s a good thing my first week of training for my next half marathon was at the beach. I’m a bit bored with my local routes at home. Same roads. Same houses. Same white squirrels. But last week we were in Stone Harbor, NJ with extended family for our annual summer beach vacation and for me […]

Week 10 & Race Day Success! | 10 Weeks to the Half Marathon

Pin this Post on Pinterest For 10 weeks between March and early May, I charted my progress as I trained for the Pittsburgh Half Marathon. I posted everything about my training from the actual distances to what I wear to how I stay hydrated, nourished and entertained while running. It’s been a long 10 weeks and Race Day […]

Prepping for the Big Day | Week 9 of 10 Weeks to a Half Marathon

Every week between now and early May, I will be charting my progress as I train for my next half marathon in Pittsburgh. I’ll post everything about my training from the actual distances to what I wear to how I stay hydrated, nourished and entertained while running. I just completed week 9 and I’m now in the […]

Dealing with an Injury | Week 8 of 10 Weeks to a Half Marathon

Pin this Post on Pinterest Every week between now and early May, I will be charting my progress as I train for my next half marathon in Pittsburgh. I’ll post everything about my training from the actual distances to what I wear to how I stay hydrated, nourished and entertained while running. At the worst possible […]

My Favorite Running App | Weeks 6 & 7 of 10 Weeks to a Half Marathon

Every week between now and early May, I will be charting my progress as I train for my next half marathon in Pittsburgh. I’ll post everything about my training from the actual distances to what I wear to how I stay hydrated, nourished and entertained while running. I’ve owned an iPhone since May 2012, but it’s taken […]

Preventing Boredom on the Long Runs | Week 5 of 10 Weeks to a Half Marathon

Every week between now and early May, I will be charting my progress as I train for my next half marathon in Pittsburgh. I’ll post everything about my training from the actual distances to what I wear to how I stay hydrated, nourished and entertained while running. Long runs can get tedious at times. It’s just […]

Hydration | Week 4 of 10 Weeks to a Half Marathon

Every week between now and early May, I will be charting my progress as I train for my next half marathon in Pittsburgh. I’ll post everything about my training from the actual distances to what I wear to how I stay hydrated, nourished and entertained while running. Hydration I learned the hard way about the importance […]

What I Wear | Week 3 of 10 Weeks to a Half Marathon

Every week between now and early May, I will be charting my progress as I train for my next half marathon in Pittsburgh. I’ll post everything about my training from the actual distances to what I wear to how I stay hydrated, nourished and entertained while running. What I Wear When Running I have two rules […]