Marathon Training: Week 4

11 Aug

Monday: 3 mile progression run (9:47, 9:22, 9:01) The weather was absolutely perfect for running and I was in heaven, despite the tough workout.  I still need I work on finding my paces and using this darn Garmin!

Tuesday: Crosstrain @ Barry’s Bootcamp!  Courtesy of Chobani, I joined a bunch of other blogger/fitness enthusiasts for this kickass workout.  It was half treadmill sprinting (ahhh!) and half lower body strength training.  It killed my legs (in a good way) and we enjoyed delicious Chobani smoothies after class! Yum!

Thumbs up for Bootcamp + CHO!
Wednesday: Rest day! 

Thursday: Easy 3 miles + 4 strides- My legs were still sore from Barry’s, I felt super slow and the strides were such a struggle!

Friday: Scheduled rest day….But then I learned of a Whitney Houston tribute class at Revolve with one of my fave instructors, Jason! I totally took it easy on the resistance and just danced my way through class! 

12 mile long run through Summer Streets! I had such a blast running in 3 boroughs and over 2 bridges with Beth, Annie, Bernadette, Nicole, Liz and Allison. 

Sunday: Optional recovery run turned into sleeping in, foam rolling, stretching and playing with this smiley boy:

Total weekly mileage: 18 miles (+ some during sprints at Barry’s…)

One month down…3 1/2 left to go!

2 Responses to “Marathon Training: Week 4”

  1. Beth @RxBethOnTheRun August 12, 2013 at 2:43 am #

    Kickass week of training! I'm so proud of you. You are seriously one of my favorite people to long run with. Had so much fun on Saturday with you. And I totally would have given up a recovery run for a date with that delicious little man. Great job this week!


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