Tag Archives: 10k

Training Done!

So Saturday and Sunday were our last long runs! We ran the full route both days, and it was pretty empowering. I opted to do both days, because I knew I’d screw it up some how. Luckily I did, because I missed a good portion of the dartmouth route on Saturday. When I finished at […]

A Week to Reflect

Well, it’s hard to believe, but we are in the final week. 6 days from now I will have finished running the GoodLife FITNESS 10k race at the Bluenose Marathon! Wow. This week is a “taper” week, or a rest week, in other words. A week to make sure our bodies and minds are as prepared as […]

Hitting Goals!

Less than 4 weeks till the big race and I’m getting excited by the goals that are reached and in reach! Moreover seeing everyone else posting about hitting their goals, reaching new times, seeing improvements. It’s what makes thhis group so great. When others hit their goals it makes you want to hit yours. On […]

So Much Support

I am at the precipice of hitting my 10k mark. On Week 2 of couch to 10k and week 6 of Team Myles. I hit 9.40k yesterday, 5 min walk, three 15min runs with two 1 minute walk intervals, and a 5 min cool down. 9.40k in 57mins! I never thought I would be at […]

Time for Fundraising!

Team Myles isn’t just about the training and the actual running. We volunteer with the Bluenose Marathon, and we raise money with the Scotiabank Charity Challenge. There are a few charities that are close to home for me. Great causes like The Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia, and many Cancer reasearch charities made it hard to […]

Sick and Tired..

Being a shift worker has been my biggest challenge during Team Myles training. My co workers were incredibly supportive and helped me out by doing shift switches with me so that I would have the days off that I needed in order to get to most Thursday hills and Sunday long runs, however, that meant […]