Tuesday, November 6, 2018

TCS NYC Marathon Training Week 20 - Weekly Running Update: November 4, 2018

Hi Everyone!

How's everyone's training going? Any recent races or one coming up, which one?

Sorry, my weekly post is a couple days late. Was a bit busy this past weekend!

The big week! 20 weeks of training, done! 

My week in running:

Monday: 5 miles before work. Sunday was rest day, and I got plenty of rest! Relaxed majority of the day. Could of used a few more minutes sleep, but up before my alarm. Coffee, light work-out, stretch, and out the door by 6. Comfortable run, made a point to not over do it going through the hills or after.
Tuesday: 1 mi before work. Rest day, one for the streak. Run Streak day 1,011. Light workout and run around the neighborhood before work. Arrg!
Wednesday: 3.11 miles before work. Met a new lady friend after my run. :)
Thursday: 1 mile before work. Rest day, one for the streak. Run streak day 1,013. Watch out for the wolf man! Last halloween selfie, i promise. Decor is down. lol
Friday: 2 miles before work.
Saturday: 1 mile before a road trip to NYC!
Sunday: 26.2+ miles! The TCS NYC Marathon! One pic below, race day details will be in a separate post.
This was week 20 of of marathon training, using the below plan. 
Scheduled to do this week: 
Miles: scheduled miles  38 / completed 39
Strength Training(planks/crunches/leg raises/weights: scheduled min 0/completed 45
To credit the images, it was pulled Coach Jenny Hadfield's training plans
marathon training program
Fall Schedule: 
With the TCS NYC Marathon coming to it's conclusion, so does my race schedule. Depending on how recovery goes, may squeeze in a fun run in before winter. Will be sure to let you know!

Spring Schedule 

03.31.19 - The Love Run! Love the Love Run Philadelphia half marathon! Check out my review from last yr, here. 

04.06.19 - Hot Chocolate 15k Philadelphia. Use code BRHCPhilly to receive a free smart phone arm band. Check out my preview, here. 

Good luck to everyone with training! Kick some butt! 
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