Category Archives: Marathon Weekend

Monday Morning Run – Dopey Sim Day 4

I woke up at 5 on Monday morning and got ready for Day 4 of my Dopey Practice. It was raining outside, so I headed to the gym for a few hours on the treadmill.The gym was not crowded, so I knew I would be able to stay on for as long as I needed, but the machines would only track time for an hour at a time! So I had to keep track of all my mileage and hours. I ended up going 18.55…

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Sunday Night Run – Dopey Sim Day 3

What a rough start to get to this┬árun! I worked all day and was planning on getting a bite to eat, going home, getting to the running store to get different shoes, and then go for a 10-mile run.I got out of work – got some dinner, sat in lots of traffic, finally got home and decided it was to late to make it to the store. I got dressed and ready to go, and it started to rain. Ugh. So I went to the…

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Saturday Night Run – Dopey Sim Day 2

After a long day at work, and then sitting in traffic to go home, Maestro and I set out on a 5 mile run. We took it at an easy pace, enjoying the Christmas lights and the almost 70-degree weather. We ran around my neighborhood, which is pretty hilly, so my legs got in a really good workout.I didn’t make it to the running store to exchange my shoes, so I wore my old ones. My legs started to hurt at the end, but not…

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Friday Night Run

This weekend needs to be my Dopey Simulation. I am planning on 3/5/10/20. Hopefully I will be able to meet my goal!Friday night I ran with Madre. It was quite the busy night! We saw 4 live deer, 2 bats, a dead deer, a dead (and still smelly) skunk, and a dead raccoon. These animals need to stay away from the road! So I think I decided that I don’t like my new shoes. Fortunately, I am still in the time to return them. They…

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