Tag Archives: Blue Nose Marathon

Ouch! My knee hurts

I promised myself before I started to train with #TeamMyles for the #BlueNoseMarathon that I would keep my whining to a minimum. Marathoning is after all a #FirstWorldPursuit with #FirstWorldProblems. So, I’ll keep it short. Promise. My left knee hurts,  and on the advice of  #TeamMyles coach @DevinSherrington from #360fit,   I headed off to […]

Myles in PAIN!

At our recent hill training, March 19th on the Citadel I experienced the worst pain ever in my 10 years. I think it might have had to do with the 500g container of greek yogurt I ate before tackling hill training. I think it was our 4th interval up the hill when I got a […]

Rhinoceros Yoga

I want to love yoga, but I’m not sure I do. Just to clarify, this has nothing to do with the awesome experience I had at 108Yoga this past Wednesday night. It has more to do with an awkward first yoga class back in 1993 (yes…apparently I hold grudges…a great story for later, right Paula Althouse?), […]

Social Media, Who Me?

Well, who would have guessed that after getting off the sofa to learn to run with #TeamMyles in 2010, I’d be into my fourth year of involvement with the Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon. #TeamMyles2013 is a great team this year; a good mix of experience and newbies, fit and ready-to-be-fit, and a few recovering from […]

Just Go With It….Launch Night

This is me on event launch night in January:  nervous, anxious, excited, honored  thrilled  –  not a clue what I agreed to do.  But, I trusted my colleague (and Team Myles mentor Catherine Bagnell-Styles) who had invited me and I was grateful for the opportunity. So, deep breath in,  I walked into the room at  Delta Halifax to meet my future teammates and was wowed by […]