Sunday: 14 miles @ 9:36 pace. Felt strong during this run. I was nervous after balking the previous week and not getting the 13 in
Monday: Arms and then attempted speed work until I realized that schools are back in session so football practice is going on after work. So I have officially moved speed work to Tuesday AM
Tuesday: I learned that I cannot run on an empty stomach. I got 2 miles of speed work before my growling stomach took me back to my car and back to my apartment for breakfast. I thought I would give the fasting running a shot. I cannot do that. Lesson learned.
Wednesday: Legs and abs
Thursday: Defend Lawrence 5k and 30 minutes of yoga
Friday: I lifted things and put them back down and I don’t really remember what I did.
Saturday: Becoming a rest day for me. Plus I needed a day of locking myself in my apartment and not speaking to anyone. I worked a huge event for work Friday night and being around that many people for a couple of hours…I just needed to have some silence and not be around people.
I also learned this week that if I ever do a marathon again, I need to make sure that not only do I plan out my long runs but I plan out my miles per week. I can see now that it would have been really useful. I think I will do that for the rest of my training but I definitely wish I would have done that from the start.