Getting back on track!
I just needed a break from running. But now I’m ready to get back at it. Running just hasn’t been fun for me lately. I have had a lot going on lately and when I run I have been spending too much time in my head. Now I’m ready to jump back in feet first!
Even though I haven’t been running much I am going to go and race the Under Armour Killington Mountain Running Series 10K on Saturday. I am not concerned with the results of the race. My main goal is to have a blast so that is what I intend to do. I am ready to have some fun on the trails and to spend time in the woods. The other great part about this weekend is that I will be getting to see three of my awesome blogging/runner friends. Also racing this weekend will be Sarah-Run Far Girl, Allie-Vita Train For Life and Ultra Runner and Fitness coach Crystal Seaver. If you don’t follow any of these incredible ladies yet you should definitely check them out (click the links above).
It’s crazy to think that the summer is drawing to a close already. My kids head back to school next week which is nuts. Along with back to school comes the transition into fall running. This fall I hope to do at least one race with my kids. I am also contemplating running the CHAD Hero Half Marathon again this fall as it is now local to me, for a great cause, they have a kids fun run, and you can race in super hero costumes! If I don’t race the CHAD half then I’d like to find another pretty fall race to do. There are so many great races to choose from. What are some of your favorite fall races?
I don’t have any big goal races for the fall other than the super awesome Los Coyotes Trail Ragnar in California (Use CODE: RAGNARSWEATPINK at checkout for $80 off standard 8 person team or $40 off for a 4 person Ultra) but am starting to look ahead to next year. I’ll let you know when I have my big goal races lined up. I am chomping at the bit to start with some serious training again and am also thinking about starting to work with my coach Denise Goode of The Sustainable Athlete who I have used in the past. Do you work with a coach?
Ok! Let’s Do this!
What are your current goals?