Today on Tuesdays on the Run hosted by Erika, Patty, and April we’re talking about our FIRST race. Wow, when I look back on my first race in September 2010 it seems like SUCH a long time ago! It also seems weird that I never wrote up a proper race recap from that day. You […]
Dexter-Ann Arbor Run 2011 (My Second Half)
The Dexter-Ann Arbor Run was my second half-marathon. My first half-marathon (which was also my first official race) was the Capital City River Run in Lansing, MI on September 26, 2010. For my first half I did a lot better than I expected and finished with a time of 2:08:51. I have to admit that […]
Last Training Run Before my First Half-Marathon
Today I did my last training run before I attempt my first half-marathon this Sunday in Lansing. I did 4 miles and I was really surprised how difficult it was for me. I think it was mainly because of the humidity. Ick. About 1/2 mile into the run I also heard a jingle-jangle sound and […]
Can You Do P90X and Train for a Half-Marathon at the Same Time?
I got an email today from one of my P90X buddies about the challenges associated with doing P90X and training for a half-marathon at the same time. Her question was (in a nutshell), “Do you do P90X and run on the same day? Do you alternate? I just don’t know how I can do both […]