Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Number Nine

I registered for my ninth half marathon this morning - the Harvest Half on September 29.   I've been thinking for a while that I would really like Goofy to be my 10th half marathon but that meant that I was going to need one more between now and then.  Luckily, I also need to get in a 21k run around this time so with a little shift in my training plan I was able to work it in!

Speaking of training plans...due to this ridiculous heatwave right now, I missed my run last night.  Ok - I can't say "missed"..I skipped it in exchange for a strength workout and had the intention to run the 4.5k at 4am this morning...which didn't happen because I woke up at 3:30 am with Doodle and then spent a half hour looking at the window and asking myself over and over whether my headlamp was charged because it was awfully dark to be running up a highway without it.

Opting for safety, I missed the 4am call...but I intend to get it in tonight. I want to miss as few weekday runs as possible this training cycle.


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  1. I've been thinking about signing up for that race, but haven't pulled the trigger yet. The hill near the end scares me!

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  2. Love this! Nine! Goofy would have been 10 for me but I think its going to turn out to be #11 because I'm eyeing up the Victoria half now...

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    1. Meh - do Victoria next year and we'll both have Goofy as #10. we could paint it on our shirts!

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