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I completed my first trail run since having our son, Rowan. I pushed as hard as I could for as long as I could (no pun intended) and covered 4.4 miles. I felt really strong. But when I returned to the car and checked my new Garmin, I saw that my average mile was 13:41. I had two thoughts:
#1, Seriously? Fail.
#2, Seriously? Get over it. It's only been 6 weeks.
I'm running a lot slower than I did before having Rowan, and I guess I thought I would bounce back a lot…Continue
Posted on March 28, 2014 at 4:55pm — 2 Comments
I had a goal to run the St. Patrick's Day 5K this past weekend. It was exactly 4 weeks after the birth of our second child, and I thought this would be my first race, getting back to normal. But, running has been tough this time. Maybe it's my older body or my 10 lb. 10 oz. baby, but more likely, it is my love of soaking up every little bit of baby time I can get. Because, this is it. This is our last little baby.
I'm not disappointed that I didn't run the race. I am a bit…Continue
Posted on March 17, 2014 at 3:51pm
The Rim Rock Marathon was an amazing experience, and probably one of my favorite races this year. Having driven through Grand Junction and Fruita to raft Ruby Horse Thief or Westwater Canyon in the past, I hadn't thought much about the Colorado National Monument, until this race. We anticipated doing well as a relay team and were hoping for first place. Compared to the top marathon runners, we anticipated being in the top ten or twenty. Up until this race,…Continue
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