Chicago Marathon Training: Week 2

Good Morning and Happy Monday! My seventh marathon training cycle officially kicked off last week and I’m really excited about this one! I earned a guaranteed entry to the 2017 Chicago Marathon with a sub-3:15 at the Goodlife Marathon last year. It’s the 40th Anniversary of this incredible race and it’s also one of the six […]

Chicago Marathon Training: Week 1

Good Morning and Happy Monday! My seventh marathon training cycle officially kicked off last week and I’m really excited about this one! I earned a guaranteed entry to the 2017 Chicago Marathon with a sub-3:15 at the Goodlife Marathon last year. It's the 40th Anniversary of this incredible race and it's also one of the six … Continue reading Chicago Marathon Training: Week 1

Race Report: 2017 Toronto Waterfront 10K

The Toronto Waterfront 10K returned last weekend for the second edition and while the first edition of this race was really fun, this year was expected to be even better with Lululemon as the title sponsor. Just prior to registration opening on April 11th, the hype had been building for weeks and with only 7000 … Continue reading Race Report: 2017 Toronto Waterfront 10K

Race Report: 2017 airbnb Brooklyn Half

For the second year in a row, I participated in the airbnb Brooklyn Half. The 2017 edition of this race expected 27,500 runners and sold out in 26 minutes! Luckily, I didn't have to compete for a spot because the generous folks at the New York Road Runners (NYRR) organization offered me a complimentary spot as … Continue reading Race Report: 2017 airbnb Brooklyn Half

Mississauga Marathon Training: Week 16

Good Morning and Happy Monday! Only two weeks remain in my training plan and it's starting to feel really real! The next two weeks are going to feel like an eternity as I obsess over things outside of my control (weather) and things within my control (not getting caught up in taper madness and staying … Continue reading Mississauga Marathon Training: Week 16