2017 Tokyo Marathon Race Recap

On February 27th, I ran the 2017 Tokyo Marathon. It was my 12th marathon overall, 4th World Major Marathon, and first international marathon. Running the Tokyo Marathon was such a unique experience! I enjoyed the runcation and the marathon a lot- at least until kilometer 33.  I want to capture

Tokyo Marathon Runcation Tips + Ultramarathon Training Week 5

“Runcation tips” are travel tips for when you take a running vacation. A runcation could be for a destination race, a weekend getaway revolved around running, or to one of those running retreats that different companies or elites host for use mere mortals.   I’m currently on a runcation in

Training Tuesday: Ultramarathon Training Plan

This Training Tuesday post is all about my ultramarathon training plan… or lack thereof.  This is the first in a series of posts to document my journey to the start line of the Ice Age 50 mile race on May 13th.  It’s similar to my weekly Marathon Monday posts last year,