Tag Archives: injury

Happy Friday

Happy Friday I was hoping this might be a Happy Friday Happy Hour catching up with friends post that would include a preview of the Craft Classic Seattle Half-Marathon.  My first race back on a great Fall/Winter race schedule is this Sunday and while training was not perfect, I was looking forward to testing myself… Read More »

Motivational Music Monday #48

Where were we?  Right, for most of last year and a good part of this year, I tried to post a weekly recap based (very loosely) on a song choice from the playlist and encouraged everyone to join the party.  If I recall, we usually add some beer, coffee, and an anything else goes selection… Read More »

The Comeback Trail

Comeback Finally time to reflect on my first week on the comeback trail.  I think coming back may apply to blogging as much as it does to my running right now.  But, now that I have been able to return to some easier workouts, I’m feeling a bit more inspired to spend some time on… Read More »

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 »

Acceptance

You might say I’ve been a little bit off the map the past couple weeks.  The last time I checked in, I was finishing up the final stages of my marathon training cycle, preparing for the amazing North Olympic Discovery Marathon in hopes of crushing my marathon PR time of 3:59:55.  Fast forward a couple… Read More »