Chicago Marathon training has officially begun

Training for a marathon in 12 weeks isn't incredibly ideal. However, my training for my triathlon has kept me pounding the pavement in addition to cross training. I'm hoping that my previous marathon training experience combined with my fortitude and stubbornness will get me through my race in October. For some reason, Mother Nature has … Continue reading Chicago Marathon training has officially begun

Looking at myself in the mirror

Jesi and I have recently taken up weight lifting. We signed up with a personal trainer at our gym because picking up heavy things requires a multitude of steps running the gambit from easy (learning the proper form) to hard (actually getting a squat rack on leg day). Of everything though, the hardest has been … Continue reading Looking at myself in the mirror