Runners are a very determined group of people. Sometimes to a fault. When we have a race in our mind it is hard to deviate from the plan. I knew before my race that I wasn’t feeling good but I wasn’t about to miss the only half marathon on my schedule all fall. I didn’t know exactly what was wrong
This morning the Boston Marathon opened registration for runners who have met the qualifying standard by 20 minutes or more. I am extremely tempted to go on and click “register” but I’m not. In the past I have made the comment (many times) that as long as I qualified for Boston I planned on running in it. Why wouldn’t I?
What a long week this has been. I am truly thankful to be on this end of it now. Just one week ago I had finished my weekly long run and was preparing for the upcoming week of training. How quickly things can change… I was truly humbled this week and learned many new life lessons. Not sure the best