Alpha and I had a training day on schedule for the marathon. We had the little cheetah cub with us and abuela (the usual babysitter) was out-of-town. The rain was hitting hard here, it would stop for a little bit and start back. We had actually decided earlier in the day we would switch days to run because we couldn’t run with the cheetah cub … Continue reading If you really want something, you get it done.
I finally began my training for my first marathon, and my first month was a bust!!! Many factors affected my training. Number one being the WEATHER!!! I do enjoy a nice run in the rain, I actually prefer it. Lately, we’ve been having downpours with lots of lightning and thunder….yea..no thanks!!! So we have had to postpone the training for the day or skip it. … Continue reading First month of marathon training
So Summer time is around the corner, that means sun, beaches, and bikinis for most of you! If you are trying to lose weight in time you can get a good workout by running! So you are trying to tighten that waistline? Think running is the answer?? Many people begin running because they want to lose weight. As one of the most powerful exercises out … Continue reading Running is a great way to lose weight
Staying well hydrated is important to everyone, but to runners it is VITAL! It can impair our performance so it is important to stay hydrated. Water is the most important nutrient for life and has many important functions including regulating temperature, lubricating joints and transporting nutrients and waste throughout the body. You should always be drinking water or a sports drink through out the day, especially … Continue reading Stay hydrated!!!