Thursday, August 13, 2009

Running the 2010 Houston Marathon

A few weeks ago i signed up for the 2010 Houston Marathon. I am training with the Houston Striders Running Club. Its a group of about 400 people from walkers, half marathoners, to Boston Qualifiers. We did time a 1 mile time trial August 4th to get everyone into there pace groups.

This is the second week of training. Last week we did three days of regular running at about 5 miles per day. This week we are running hills to build up stregnth and endurance. I did 3 miles of hills today.

Total miles so far this week is 16 miles. Only 156 more days till the marathon.

Thursday - August . 13, 2009 - 7 pm

Place: George Bush Park
Distance: 3 miles
Time: 37 minutes
Pace: 12:16
Calories: 800
Temp: 83 degrees
Humidity: 65 %

Sunday, January 11, 2009

houston marathon 5k

Running the Houston Marathon 5k in a week. After being sidelined for the last 2 years due to an ankle injury....I'm happy to say i will be joining the ranks of the running world again. Hope to see some of my old running friends next week. Wish me luck and i will see all you guys at the finish line.