Archive for April, 2011

Time To Taper And The Shin Splints Are Back

I finished my 15.5 mile training run yesterday in about 2.5 hours so I’m on pace for a sub 2:30 run come race day in about 5 weeks.  Now that is not fast but my goal is simply beat my first 25K time from last year of 2:36.  From here on out, my weekend runs […]

April Has Arrived – 25K Is Now 6 Weeks Away

April has finally arrived but I can’t say spring has arrived with it at this point. Ran 13.4 miles yesterday as my weekend training run. I ran into my usual mental wall somewhere around the 11 mile mark as usual. Since discovering GU and Chomps last year, I know can at least get through the […]