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The Heart & Sole Half Marathon 2015 Race Recap

The Heart & Sole Half Marathon 2015 Race Recap

This is it… Only five more days until the big race!  I’m working up a post specifically about my Chicago training cycle and hopefully I’ll have it finished in the next day or so. I’ve had some time to reflect on the past few months and what I’ve learned during this process.  I can’t believe it’s almost here! As you can see from the past several blog entries, this training cycle has included a lot of racing. Last Saturday (9/26)…

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The Heart and Sole Half Marathon Race Report

The Heart and Sole Half Marathon Race Report

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 with me but I was hoping I had enough to cross that finish line. The week before my half was…

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Heart & Sole Half Marathon- Race Report {the one with a shiny new PR!}

Heart & Sole Half Marathon- Race Report {the one with a shiny new PR!}

What a day! This morning’s race was the result of many answered prayers and countless hours of hard work and training.  I could not have done it without the support of my friends and family.  The Heart & Sole Half Marathon has been on my racing calendar all year long.  I knew this would be my only half marathon for 2012 and I wanted to make it count.  I wanted to PR and I really wanted a sub 1:30.   As…

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