Making Progress

A couple weeks ago, I completed my longest run of 16 miles in under 2 hours and 40 minutes. That’s the longest I’ve ever run! Surprisingly, I wasn’t as tired as I thought I would be as I was running the last 4 miles. However, as soon as I stopped running, my leg...

Jumping Back In

After four weeks of being sick and resting, I’ve finally jumped back into running. Certainly it’s been a challenge. Instead of continuing off from where I left at, I’m now back down to three miles a day. It’s been a bit discouraging getting tired so easily. I guess...

When It Gets Tough

I’ve finally reached being able to run seven miles. On one hand, I’m super proud of myself. On the other hand, running has become a bit tedious. It takes me a little less than an hour and ten minutes to run a full seven miles. That’s a long time to be running in my...

Work Will Win

My new job keeps their environment well below my preferred temperature level and for those of you who don’t know me, I prefer warm environments. Most of the time the only place where I have control of the temperature of my surroundings is when I’m in my car. The heat...

Get Up and Go

My mother made me participate in some kind of sport every school year. At first, I wasn’t too happy about this. I had chosen Track and Field during Middle School, and it was exhausting running the long distance events. Once I became a freshman in High School, I...