Taking on the mountain and succeeding was my goal. One of my bucket list races. It all started last year when I did it for the first time. In the pouring rain. I was hooked, I knew I had going to do it again. I would register each year until I conquered that 1252mt incline… Continue reading Journey to the pinnacle
Yep, it’s that time of the year again. Point to Pinnacle is coming up in just over a week (not 4 days like I thought) and I’m starting to get those nervous feels. The everyday regular nerves that come before something big happens. Nerves that happen in various degrees before a race – the bigger… Continue reading The toughest race is ahead….
I had a short break (like a couple of days) upon returning from the Gold Coast and then jumped straight back into training, this time for Ross. I’m now wondering, with my motivation waning, whether I should have taken a longer break. I have moments where I run simply because I have to, not because… Continue reading Half training, motivation
Eight months ago I had a dream. One my husband was happy to help me with. And we started right then and there – booking flights to my second marathon. Today, I write that my marathon dreams are over. At this stage I highly doubt I will do another one. I won’t write it off… Continue reading Marathon dreams
My running backyard is all windy roads with very little curbing or footpath. It’s all mainly coastal country roads or gravel roads on steep hills with no where to go when cars come past. I’ve learnt over the last twelve months how to manoeuvre these roads and be as safe as possible until the last… Continue reading Night running – be organised and be safe
It’s race recap time again and while I didn’t pb as I had wanted to I had a great time. I joined hubby on this run – it was his idea after all, and am so very proud of him and how he went. This is how it went down: – the day was bright,… Continue reading City 2 Casino 2017
I love the plan. This is my second time using the plan. The plan works for me. I feel more in control when using the plan. I don’t feel guilty on rest days when using the plan. The plan gives me more freedom. The plan works. Trust the plan. Trust the training. You will finish… Continue reading The plan