Let’s Go!

I'm not going to wow you today with my tales of triumph. I am not training for a half marathon, but I am still training to be able to actually run a 5k. I have a renewed sense of energy and spirits in regards to 2FNS. Last week I worked my butt off trying to work off [...]

Starting a Twelve Week Program

Hello, my name is Jon and I am an aspiring distance runner. Ellie and I decided that we are going to start gearing up for our first half marathon. It is on our yearly bucket list, and with a couple of my family members planning on doing the B.A.A Half in October, I decided it [...]

Weigh-In Wednesday April 25: Late-Month Surge!

Hello, everyone! I'm pretty excited about the results this week, so let's get to it! Weights Congrats to Adrienne, who put in a ton of effort this week and has the results to prove it! Distances Several people deserve mentions this week. First, Ellie threw down close to an all time best, and [...]

Hilariously Accurate Videos, and How I Feel about Ellipticals

So, it has come to my attention that there are two exceptionally funny videos on youTube that I need to link here. Please watch them at the bottom of this post; they are quick and extremely amusing and accurate. Secondly! The past couple of days have been interesting for me. I actually went to the [...]

The B.A.A. 5K is an Awesome First 5K.

You've read some of the other recaps, but I wanted to add my own voice to the post-race analysis, since I had been working pretty hard to get ready for the B.A.A. 5K for the past few months. Basically, here is how things went for my 3.1 miles... Just the excitement, energy, adrenaline of being [...]

Weigh-In Wednesday, April 18th: Tapering!

Hey, everyone! The results are in for this past week, so let's dive in! Weights   Distances The distance chart this week is in a slightly different format. With the sheer number of people now reporting in each week, the graphs are getting very convoluted. This week I'm just posting the weekly information, while I [...]

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