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I Got Over It

I Got Over It

The 2012 Cooper River Bridge Run is in the books and it was probably my least favorite race I have done. I got in my corral at 7:40am yesterday and was ready to go. There was some rain on the radar so I was ready to get going in hopes we would miss it. 8:00am … Continue reading

Cooper River Bridge Run Weekend

Cooper River Bridge Run Weekend

One of my favorite events in Charleston is the Cooper River Bridge Run and it is tomorrow!  I first ran the race in 2007 and have participated every year since (except for one year and I can’t remember why that was). The race sold out early this year with around 44,000 participants, so it makes for a crazy … Continue reading

Looking Forward to a New Week

Looking Forward to a New Week

The rain cleared out early this morning so I was able head out for a run. I was pleasantly surprised that once I got going, I felt good. I briefly started to feel my shin splints but after about .5 of a mile they faded. It was really breezy and a little chilly out but … Continue reading

Shin Splints

Shin Splints

Yesterday evening I attempted to do at least a 2.5 mile run.  About 8 mins into running my shins were killing me! I kept trying to push through but ended up having to walk. Just like last Friday when my legs felt like lead, I tried to figure out what was going on. I came … Continue reading

Plans for a Half Marathon

Plans for a Half Marathon

One of my goals for the year is to run a Half Marathon. Over the past 2 months I have been doing some research and a lot of thinking. I have never done a Half before so I want to make sure I sign up for a good one. I also want to make sure … Continue reading

Legs of Lead

Legs of Lead

This morning I got up before work to go for a run. The plan was to do 3 miles but as soon as I started running I knew that was going to be tough. My legs were so tired and felt so heavy. I couldn’t get them to move. I looked down at my Garmin … Continue reading

Feels so good!

Feels so good!

I did it! 4 workouts in for the week and it feels so good! The beginning of the week was really busy for me but from Thursday through today I was able to get in a workout each day. Thursday: 2 mile run (average 11:00 mile) Friday: Jillian’s Shed and Shred Level 1 Saturday: 3 … Continue reading