In writing the title of this blog, I couldn't decide how to order the words "I" and "am." That is, I couldn't decide whether to declaratively title this blog "Why I Am Running a Marathon" or, more accurately to my current situation, as a question: "Why Am I Running a Marathon?!" Because I've been asking [...]
Training to be a soccer mom.
So, last weekend I ran in my first race as a non-full-time athlete. Going into the event, I had my apprehensions. This being the first year in over a decade that I didn't start "training" on May 1st, I wasn't sure that my fitness would get me through the ~12 miles of road running ahead [...]