Tag Archives: Hansons marathon training

From the Sidelines

Sidelines You may recall from my rather dismal post last month that I was struggling with a painful back injury.  I was also dealing with the emotional stress due to the timing as it forced me to withdraw from my first “A” race of the year.  I had trained for 3+ months using the Hanson’s… Read More »

Motivational Music Monday #47

Motivational Music Monday on a Wednesday Birthday Edition Where were we?!!  Oh right, been a busy couple weeks and while I’ve been a bit absent from the blog recently, I have been doing my best to keep up with everyone on the reader.  But, nothing like a Wednesday edition of Motivational Music Monday to get… Read More »

Pacing a Marathon Training Plan

Pacing a Marathon Plan A few weeks ago I wrote a post about developing and planning my next marathon training plan.  After some considerable deliberation, I threw away the plan that I had drafted and reviewed what I had done previously in 2015 when I trained for my most successful marathon in Chicago.  I realized that my preparation for… Read More »

Motivational Music Monday #42

As if the weekend doesn’t go fast enough it was DST spring forward in the US.  Nothing like getting to Monday a little earlier, eh?!!  The time shift appeared to throw off the blog this week a bit so welcome to Motivational Music Monday on Wednesday 🙂 To lighten everything up and for those that… Read More »

Motivational Music Monday #41

Motivational Music Monday Welcome to Motivational Music Monday!!  It’s the start of another week, the dawn of another day, and just where do those weekends go?!!  I hope you are all ready to rock (and run if that’s what you do) and crack open the playlists.  I’ll be sharing, a classic 90’s rock tune at… Read More »

Monthly Miles and Dorky Data – February 2017

The beginning of the month means it’s time for one of my favorite posts where I generate all kinds of useless stats and information.  Monthly Miles and Dorky Data – February 2017 edition, but can you believe it is March already?!!  After a long winter break, my first race is this weekend – as in… Read More »

Motivational Music Monday #39

Last week, I was able to get back to one of my more popular series of posts with Motivational Music Monday#38.  It was a lot of fun connecting with everyone over some running, music, coffee, and beer updates!  Thank you for all the great feedback and comments and I hope we get more this week.… Read More »

Planning a (Marathon) Plan

Greetings! In addition to maybe writing a post or two once in a while to keep the blog alive, I’ve also been thinking about what training plan I should adopt for my next marathon cycle.  You would think after having done a few 26.2’s I would have a good idea of how this marathon training… Read More »