Route 66 Marathon Training Week 4
Posted on August 31, 2015 | By firstname.lastname@example.org | 51 responses
I guess I would say I am back into the swing of things with training after being sick for a while. However, my cough is still lingering and it definitely impacted my race on Saturday (more on that tomorrow). Here is how the rest of the week looked:
Monday: 5 miles easy, hip and core exercises
Tuesday: 5 miles with 3 at MGP
Wednesday: Total body strength workout and stretching/mobility
Thursday: 5 miles easy, hip and core exercises
Saturday: Dreaded Druid Hills 10k plus 1.2 mile warm up
Sunday: 10 miles
Total: 32.4 miles
A slight bump in mileage this week, along with a longer race (so far this year I have only raced 5ks). Spoiler for tomorrow’s post: it didn’t go great, but the good news is I wasn’t really sore for Sunday’s 10 miler.
I have another race next weekend – the Charles St 12- so hopefully that will be a chance to redeem myself.
I feel like I spent the whole weekend running! But I did also get in some time at the pool- I can’t believe labor day is next weekend and the pool will be closing for the season! Where did the summer go?!
How were your workouts last weekend?
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