Ultramarathon Training Week 15

Ultramarathon training week 15 done and done!  Another week of taper down and just a few short days left before the Ice Age 50 mile!  Last week was a good week.  Granted, the end of the week was very hectic, emotional, and seemed like it was out of a terrible movie, but luckily it turned

Ultramarathon Training Week 14

This past week was my first full taper week. Cue the freaking out music. And it did not go according to plan. I had to take two complete rest days due to lingering soreness from the 50k and my stubbornness.   Emotionally, I was a wreck.  I can’t remember the last time I had to

Final week of taper + Boston Marathon Training Week 14

Today is exactly one week out from the Boston Marathon, meaning I am entering into my final week of taper. Translation: ROLLER COASTER OF EMOTIONS! WOOHOO! I can’t wait! FUCK it’s just one week away? Where did the time go? OMG my foot hurts. It’s never hurt before? Shit what if I can’t run? Ugh