Good morning! Let’s begin by speaking about Saturday’s run.
This was the exercise sandwiched with a w/u and c/d:
2 miles of – 800m @ 10k tempo, 800 float (aka not straightforward however not too laborious)
2 miles of – 400m @ 5k tempo, 400 float
2 miles of – 200m @ mile tempo, 200 float
Whole of 15 miles @ 7:26 common.
The float tempo shortly became a restoration jogging tempo, however my coach stated beforehand that was okay. My paces for the intervals weren’t that totally different as a result of my legs are nonetheless in marathon mode, however I’m excited to seek out quicker turnover with some work!
Total, it was a tricky exercise for me. It included lavatory stops and frustration as a result of it felt so laborious when it was a a lot shorter exercise than what I used to be doing a month or two in the past. However I felt like 1,000,000 bucks as soon as I completed as a result of that’s what pace exercises do for me.
Monday’s run was a very good one:
Recent flowers have been EVERYWHERE! 8.68 miles @ 8:42 common and I completed with 4 x 30 second hill sprints. My legs burned so good.
Skye had her final day of preschool! She has been at a nature faculty for the final yr, and I can’t advocate this system sufficient. Each class day, they have been out in nature (there isn’t even a constructing!) studying, and he or she thrived there. We discovered appropriately costume her for the loopy winter we had, and this woman beloved going to high school the place she is her happiest–> exterior.
Let’s get into some tangents!
*Tis the season that I cease at fuel stations for hydration till I keep in mind to carry a water bottle on my runs… there isn’t any extra snow on the grass for me to hydrate with throughout my runs.
Have any tangents to share in the present day?
How are you hydrating throughout your hotter runs?
Random Q—> can you’ve music on or do you want silence if you find yourself making an attempt to learn/work/give attention to one thing?
-Silence for me and Andrew loves having music on within the background.