Monthly Archives: September 2008

Saturday’s Walk – Antsy Legs

I walked for an hour with the Buckeye Striders Saturday morning. We started out pretty easy, and picked up our pace naturally as we walked. It felt great! I probably could have walked farther, but because of time constraints I … Continue reading

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The Omnivore’s Hundred

This is kind of fun. I found this on a blog today. It’s funny how many of these items I’ve eaten just because of friends I’ve made in the last few year. It’s nice that many of my friends have … Continue reading

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Since Sunday’s Race

Monday I walked for about 20 min. The first 10 min were great, but coming home my legs felt SO heavy! Last night I had a massage. I thought about walking, but decided a massage would be more beneficial. I … Continue reading

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My Finish Time

My official finish time for the New Albany Walking Classic is 3:22 on the nose! How often does your watch match the official time! According to the race web site, I averaged 32:31, which is perfect for a 10K! In … Continue reading

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New Albany Half Marathon Report

It was quite a bit hotter than I had expected today. Let me rephrase that — I was more affected by the temperatures than I expected today. The temps were in the 80s, but I think because it is so … Continue reading

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New Albany Walking Classic Last Minute Information

EXPO:I just got back from the Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts to drop off magazines and stuff for the race Expo tomorrow. Here are the directions to get there.http://www.mccoycenterforthearts.com/directions-parking The McCoy building is near the corner of … Continue reading

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Walking with Weight

I needed to fit in just 30 min of walking yesterday, so decided to walk to the post office. There’s a grocery store right next to the PO so I decided to pick up a small bag of dog food … Continue reading

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Taper Means Taper

The week before a race, we are feeling pretty good. We’re excited because we have more free time, our legs are feeling fantastic, we are energetic! Despite all of this happy attitude and feeling fantastic, do NOT train harder than … Continue reading

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I Beat the Rain

I had good intentions all week. Unfortunately, I’d get too bogged down in stuff, postpone walking and then just never do it. (Again, this is why it is usually recommended that we walk earlier in the day, right Cindi?) Again, … Continue reading

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Speed Workouts Again — Finally

Deb and I were able to start back with our speed workouts today! It felt great and we both missed it. We did 6 X 1/2 mile. We weren’t as fast as we were when we left off a couple … Continue reading

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