Monthly Archives: June 2011

A Sad Sack no more! (at least for today)

It has been brought to my attention how obvious it is that I’ve been disgruntled (disillusioned, disappointed? I can’t even think of the word now) with my workouts lately, the runs in particular. And I know I’ve been in a … Continue reading

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Speedy Gonzalez I am not

Well friends, I did something I’m not proud of today; I cut my run short at the 3-mile mark and walked home. I thought I’d be ok with it since the reason I stopped was because I started to hyperventilate, … Continue reading

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My elephant doesn’t have cancer

Matt made me run faster today and I hated every minute of it. Of course he had to point out that if I could complain I obviously had enough breath left in me. He also pointed out that while I … Continue reading

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Gorilla in the Mist

Today was a bit of an all around difficult day. First, in Body Pump Eddie decided he wanted me to add weight to my bar for all upper body moves. I’m surprised I even have arms left. Then I attempted … Continue reading

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Pulverized!

I woke up this morning feeling absolutely pulverized. I’m reduced to the boney ease of a ragdoll. It’s my fault though for letting both Matt and Eddie act as my training coaches; so not only did I run the 5 … Continue reading

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Slow and steady gets you the last beer

The good news is I ran Matt’s run door to door today. A full 5 miles and I tackled the uphill end just fine. The bad news is I have a slew of problems I need to figure out how … Continue reading

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Horrible, with a capital H, run

I woke up this morning pretty much knowing I shouldn’t run, but because I’m in training I haven’t yet figured out the difference of when to push it or when to back off I decided to go. It’s been a … Continue reading

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