Monthly Archives: May 2015

Cheerleading at Toronto Women’s Run!

After my workout on Sunday, Cooper and I packed up our cheerleading essentials and walked to the park to cheer for the runner’s at the Toronto Women’s Run event. I love this little race series, but the only downfall to … Continue reading

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A Year of Training – Week 40

I can’t believe I’ve been doing this for 40 weeks! I’m tired recapping this.  Coach said that this was going to be a “Big Week”.  He didn’t lie. Monday –  Gym workout.  It was so busy there!  Then I took … Continue reading

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A Year of Training – Week 39

Monday –  50s all out in the pool.  Felt sluggish in the pool, but that will change.  Swimmers always feel like they are floundering when they are back in the pool after extended time out of it, no matter what … Continue reading

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A Year of Training – Week 38 (or not so much)

Recovery week post marathon.  Nothing scheduled, but took some long walks with the dog, and did 22K on a ride on Saturday that felt rather rough 6 days post marathon going up hills. This little break was nice for a … Continue reading

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When you don’t follow the plan, you pay the price

If all had gone according to plan, this would be a race report about the Goodlife Toronto Marathon, but that changed when I didn’t follow the plan to begin with.  I don’t need to recap how the race itself played out, … Continue reading

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A Year of Training – Week 37

Monday –  Recovery day! Tuesday – Race Pace Practice again.  This felt great, but the weather has gotten significantly warmer – worried about how this may effect me on marathon day after doing all my training in the frigid winter… Wednesday … Continue reading

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