Tag Archives: Training

Proud of my Pod

To make things easier on the race directors, coaches, mentors and most importantly team members the group is divided into small pods with a dedicated mentor to help answer questions, provide encouragement and sometimes yell ( here’s looking at you Chrissy).  Its a little unsettling to reach out to a group of random ladies and […]

Team Myles 2.0

Its funny how different I felt walking into the orientation night for Team Myles 2017 as a mentor compared to the year before as a team member. The panic and fear of “what have I done, I can’t do this” was replaced by “I’m so excited to meet everyone and be a small part of […]

And it begins…

Last Sunday, I had my first run with all the amazing people involved with Team Myles.  I was ready to fail…I was ready to huff and puff and fall and fail.  That’s what I told myself was going to happen.  While I may feel like I am 25 in my head, my hips don’t lie. […]

Race day!

Its so hard to find the right words to try to begin to express the mixture of emotions from race day. When my alarm went off at 5am I already had my Team Myles shirt laid out with the rest of my outfit and gear, breakfast was planned and anything I could have ready was […]

I own that hill!

All throughout our training I’ve been having a hard time on the hills in Point Pleasant Park. I decided on the first day that I wasn’t able to run them without walking and each time we run I mentally psych myself out before I even give it an honest try. With raceday quickly approaching I […]

Saturday 12k

On May 12 I had the pleasure of running in the 2016 CUA Lung Run with a few Team Myles members to help raise awareness for lung health.  We had team training that morning and had run 10:1s for 7-8k so I wasn’t sure how smoothly the evening run was going go but we rocked […]