When I qualified for Boston at the GoodLife Fitness Toronto Marathon on May 1st, 2016, two things went through my mind: I can't believe I qualified in the 40-44 age group! There's no way my time will be enough to punch my ticket to Boston when the cutoff for 2016 was 2 minutes 28 seconds. … Continue reading 51 Seconds
This is part 3 of a 9-part series where I cover various topics in preparation for the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon on my blog. Today I'll discuss how I find time to train for a marathon. In the previous post, I discussed how my eating habits have changed as i train. Training for … Continue reading Finding The Time to Train
This is part 2 of a 9-part series where I cover various topics in preparation for the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon on my blog. Since my eating habits don't change too drastically when I am training for a race, I'll cover my eating habits before and after I started running. In the previous … Continue reading A Look at How My Eating Habits Have Changed as I Train
When I BQd (Boston Qualifier) at the GoodLife Fitness Toronto Marathon (Toronto Marathon) back in May, I had a feeling my time wouldn't hold up for the 2017 Boston Marathon. The cutoff for the 2016 Boston Marathon was 2 minutes and 28 seconds and here I was sitting on 1 minute 18 seconds. If I'm being … Continue reading Race Report: Erie Marathon
Earlier in the year, I found out I would be running in the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon. I didn't enter the lottery or qualify for guaranteed entry, instead, I was nominated to run through a corporate sponsor. Considering how difficult the lottery process is and I'm currently 5 minutes shy of the required … Continue reading I’m a 2016 TCS New York City Marathon Social Media Ambassador!
Good Afternoon and Happy Monday! For those in the States and Canada, I hope you're enjoying the long Labour Day weekend! It's hard to believe my race is six days away! This will be the last training post I make. Next Monday I hope to have my race report posted with good news about the … Continue reading Erie Marathon Training: Week 14