Monday, September 1, 2014

A Peek in our Week



Hi guys! Since we were exhausted after yesterday's half marathon we decided to move our Peek in Our Week to today. Hopefully everyone had a fun and relaxing Labor day. I can't believe summer has come to an end. It certainly still feels like summer around here with the temperatures being so high lately. I guess according to the calendar it is still Officially Summer till September 23 ( the fall equinox)! So get your last few days of swimming and beaching in!!!!

Anyway, here is how our week looked last week.

As I mentioned last week, I got a cortisone shot in each of my hips and I was having chest pains so no running for me what so ever last week. -M

Traveled to see my sister on Thursday and took a lovely walk around the lake. ~M

I did 5 miles each day last week but Wednesday I did 9 miles as my long run and then treated myself to a dinner at Runth's Chris. -L

Friday : Rock n Roll Virginia Beach Race Expo and then out for dinner with a friend ~both
Saturday: The Rock n Roll mile on the beach ~ both

Sunday: The VA Beach Rock n Roll Half Marathon, like always it was hot!

 I was happy with my time, but I am afraid I am not going to ever get back to my pre-injury 13.1 time.
Sadly I think that ship has sailed and I need to re-adjust my goals. ~M

Considering how hot it was, I was still happy with my time as well. -L
Sunday night: Train Concert on the beach and fireworks afterwards.

Needless to say we were beat after running in the heat all weekend.

We'll talk more later folks!

5 comments:

  1. Can't wait to read your race recap! It's funny that it's the last (unofficial) week of summer but has been super hot & humid.

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  2. Can't wait to hear all about the RnR half!

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  3. A Train concert and fireworks on the beach sounds amazing! One of these years, I need to do that race. Looking forward to your recap!

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