• 31m 31s
  • 3.15 miles
  • 10m 01s /Mi

Easy taper run with Emma. 4x1 min strides with 1 min between mid run.

We had fun. As always, Emma was an enthusiastic training partner.

Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air…

-- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sport #1
  • Device Upload
  • 40m

Imported from API

Sport #2
  • Walking
  • 41m

Early morning walk with Emma.

It's getting close now!

I'm not loving the current forecast but (1) it's only Monday and (2) I ran my first half marathon in sleet and freezing rain.  It will not be sleet and freezing rain on Saturday!

  • Health data: RHR: 51 Hours slept: 7
  • 1h 00m 12s
  • 6.68 miles
  • 09m 01s /Mi

Haddon Hall

Nice run on a somewhat chilly morning.

I'm starting to get excited about next weekend!

(I swear that I uploaded this on Sunday and here it is Monday and not showing up. So... here it goes again.)

  • Health data: Hours slept: 9.25
  • 52m 53s
  • 1968.50 yards
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Warm up, 12x100 @ 30, 200, 4x100 @ 30, cool down

When I got to the pool I realized that I didn't know what the 200 was. 200 @ 30? 200 easy? I decided 200 easy and went with that.

2:17, 2:17, 2:20, 2:21,
2:22, 2:22, 2:25, 2:22,
2:25, 2:26, 2:26, 2:28,
2:30, 2:30, 2:29, 2:30

  • 2h 08m 32s
  • 38.43 miles
  • 17.94 Mi/hr

Beaver Creek-Martha's Chapel-Davis

  • 32m
  • 3.44 miles
  • 09m 18s /Mi

My Garmin locked up 20 seconds into the run. It vibrated like it had found the foot pod but I looked down about a quarter mile into the run and it said 20 seconds. I looked down a little bit later and it still said 20 seconds. I ran the same route off the bike that I did on Wednesday so I am just repeating the data here and rounding up a little.

I didn't know how to do a soft reset on the Forerunner 310xt. (hold lap and mode at the same time for 7 seconds and then release). That did the trick. Forerunner seems happy now

  • Health data: Hours slept: 9
  • 54m 46s
  • 2187.23 yards
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Warm up, 4x500 @ 1 min with spotting forward 1x per 100, cool down

12:47, 12:52, 13:04, 13:00

Sports Massage with Jill at LTF. 

Random thoughts:

Any IM or HIM that takes place later than Novermber 1 is going to be tough.  I am so glad that I have been able to get all of my weeknight rides/runs in outside.  Light is becoming and issue.  IM Coz has been on my list (dolphins!) but maybe not so much now.

I am glad that I am not relying on liquid nutrition.  It's been cool enough that I am not wanting/needing to drink much.  I think that liquid nutrition might work better for races done in the summer.  Just guessing though since the gatstro doc told me to keep away from gatorade, all sports drinks, etc. a few years ago.  Granted, that my have been related to recovery from surgery but I have been steering clear of it since then and what I am doing seems to be working so...

  • Health data: RHR: 53 Hours slept: 6.5
  • 1h 34m 45s
  • 27.97 miles
  • 17.71 Mi/hr

Olive Chapel-Tody Goodwin-Beaver Creek-Old 1

Breezy ride with an interval

Tonight, I ride!  Cool Done!

  • Health data: Hours slept: 7.75
  • 57m 39s
  • 2187.23 yards
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Warm up, 2x1000 @ 2 with spot forward 1x per 100 (or so), cool down

27:39, 27:56

  • 1h 03m 03s
  • 18.29 miles
  • 17.41 Mi/hr

Old 1 out and back.

Drizzly day. I didn't want to take my newly cleaned and tuned tri bike out so I used the road bike today. I also put on my front light in addition to the blinky.

  • 31m 22s
  • 3.44 miles
  • 09m 07s /Mi

Run through downtown after the bike ride. Due to the shorter/taper bike, I went through town earlier than usual and encountered more traffic that I would have liked.

It was drizzling when I began and the rain held off until the last five minutes or so of the run. After I got inside, it really started to come down. Good timing!

Brick tonight, hopefully outdoors! done!

I had a nice talk with Coach today.  We went over race day plans and she talked about visualizing parts of the race.  I'm getting nervous/excited!

Your smile is your best accessory.

  • Health data: RHR: 53 Hours slept: 6.25

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    5/12/2018 Spotsylvania, Virginia
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    9/30/2018 Chattanooga, Tennessee
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