This past Saturday, I completed my 2nd marathon at the 2017 St. Jude Marathon held in my hometown of Memphis, TN after enduring 18 long and grueling weeks of 3-4am solo midweek and long runs due to my busy work schedule. I finished, but it wasn't pretty nor did it not come without a cost.… Continue reading Medal Monday: Know your Why.
Didn't sleep well last night with the anticipation of today's run because I knew it would be my most miles to date. My plan only called for 16, but I decided to run with Breakaway Running this morning because they were going to cover some of the St Jude route. The marathoners' route was scheduled… Continue reading My First 18 Mile Run
Happy Friday! I was asked by Women's Running Magazine to give a small bio and create a simple video as to why I should be a finalist for the cover of their magazine. Here's the video and story that was published online today. You have until Monday to vote daily! ❤❤ http://womensrunning.competitor.com/cover-runner-contest http://womensrunning.competitor.com/2016/10/inspiration/read-cover-finalist-almetrias-incredible-weight-loss-story_66380
Wednesday's Hump Day Workout: Keep VOTING DAILY for me to appear on the cover of WOMEN'S RUNNING MAGAZINE. The winner will be announced next week. CLICK ON THE LINK FOUND BELOW TO VOTE. http://womensrunning.competitor.com/cover-runner-contest •The gym is closed today for Yom Kippur, so I will probably do some kind of strength training at home. I… Continue reading Wednesday’s Midweek Long Run: Friendship
It's been a whirlwind of a week. Week 9 of Marathon training. I truly appreciate all who have shared my post and VOTING DAILY for me to appear on the cover of Women's Running Magazine. I can't do it without your continued support. Every vote counts! Every day counts! Thank you all again. http://womensrunning.competitor.com/cover-runner-contest •Crosstrained… Continue reading Marathon Training Week 9:I Still Need Your Votes!