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

2017 Earth Day 50k Race Recap

On Saturday April 22, I ran the 2017 Earth Day 50k.  It was my very first ultra marathon ever and I LOVED it!  Well, that’s easy to say now that my soreness has abated.  During miles 25-31 my legs were not happy and I probably would have said, “This sucks,

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