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Seattle,WA,

Member Since:

Jul 25, 2005

Gender:

Female

Goal Type:

Marathon Finish

Short-Term Running Goals:

Personal:

there is a belgian waffle mix sold at williams sonoma called "bellegem" and the waffle lady logo drawn on the canister is me. 

you can't deny it

 

Miles:This week: 61.00 Month: 144.00 Year: 684.00
TypeA8 Test Lifetime Miles: 170.00
Kinvara Test Lifetime Miles: 292.00
K9 Test Purpleberry Lifetime Miles: 287.00
Haunted Phoenix Lifetime Miles: 269.00
K9 Test Arctic Blueberry Lifetime Miles: 250.70
K9 Test Pinkerton Lifetime Miles: 244.00
Freedom Cut Me Loose Lifetime Miles: 252.00
Bubonic Plague Lifetime Miles: 40.00
Easy MilesMarathon Pace MilesThreshold MilesVO2 Max MilesTotal Distance
6.000.000.000.006.00

oh boy, foot pain is back. not unbearable, but uncomfortable. and annoying. i ran loops around liberty park. not laps. when i think of laps, i think short and fast. loops are loooong and leisurely. so i ran loops. most paths were clear, but there were a few snowy patches that were super slick and slushy. wet. wet. wet. but the temps. were much nicer today.

i am so glad there are other race options besides the marathon, otherwise i would be out major bucks. i used my enitre christmas bonus for this race so i am glad it is not going entirely to waste. just a little waste and a little heartache that i won't be marathon racing. 

 i watched the end of "spirit of the marathon" again today. i am not sure why. but it's fun to watch the race at the end. it gives me chills every time. a good motivator, i guess. 

 now it's time to get started on this school stuff. i have to get back into "study mode" for the next 4 months. this could be difficult. FOCUS!!!!!!!!!!

Night Sleep Time: 0.00Nap Time: 0.00Total Sleep Time: 0.00Weight: 0.00
Comments
From JulieC on Wed, Jan 07, 2009 at 20:16:30

What marathon are you running by the way? Are you still running the Painter's half (goals 2009). Also where can I get a copy of Spirit of the Marathon? Just online or is there a store that has it. I haven't seen it yet and have been eager to watch it. Hope your foot feels better soon.

From allie on Wed, Jan 07, 2009 at 20:22:44

i am running PF Chang rock n roll marathon in arizona. 1/2 marathon i should say. i am so excited to get to some warmer temps!!! i am not running painter's. i need to update my '09 race schedule...i'll do it soon. the spirit of the marathon DVD can be purchased online at marathonmovie.com. it's about $25. but it's so worth it. i like it, at least. it made my mom cry and she's not even a runner. haha.

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