Half Marathon Training: week 6 recap

12 Sep

Week 6 is under my belt!! My Half Marathon is getting closer by the day and I realized this week that I have become so attached to my training schedule, I truly will miss it when it’s over!  I have written previous posts about making alterations to my training program due to travel, work, and life but for the most part I have become quite accustomed to waking up each day and looking at that trusty piece of paper to find what my task is for the day.  When I’m done with the day’s training, I take a lot of joy in putting a HUGE check mark on the day.

  It gives me that extra sense of accomplishment to see those check marks add up over the days and weeks.  Looking at that sheet of paper has also given me a palpable reminder that I have been putting in the hard work necessary to complete a half marathon.  When I start to doubt my abilities and start questioning my skills, all I have to do is whip out my tattered sheet of paper and I see the proof there in black and white.  I have been putting in the work, I will reap the rewards.

One day at a time, one foot in front of the other (both literally and figuratively) I will make it to the finish!


2 Responses to “Half Marathon Training: week 6 recap”

  1. rikkirogersblog September 12, 2011 at 6:50 pm #

    Good luck with your half marathon training! I, too, am training for a half marathon in January 2012 and stumbled upon your blog. :*) I just “liked” your page on Facebook hoping to glean some training tips from you! – Rikki Rogers

    • lucky13fitness September 13, 2011 at 11:06 am #

      Thank you for subscribing and “liking” my FB page! I just checked out your blog and it seems that you’re doing amazing things yourself! I hope that we can share stories and serve as motivation for each other! Please feel free to comment on my fb page and share it with friends as well. My goal is for it to be a community resource of positive support and motivation!

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