And then this happened

Yesterday morning before work I zipped up and buttoned my crazy pants. I even added a belt for good measure; there was no way I was getting out of this. I spent the first few hours at the office letting the insanity build up. And then this happened:

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It’s official – I am now registered for my first marathon. Holy effing crap.

Today after work I slowly began to realize what I got myself into. And then this happened:

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Out came the wine and my “I mean business” glass. I am absolutely obsessed with training plans, and there’s no better time like the present to get to work on one for October. So what if the plan begins in July? I don’t care – I’m going to be ready.

My legs still aren’t fully recovered from Sunday, and I’ve already registered for a race twice the distance AND started drafting a training plan.

Clearly I have issues.

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10 Comments

  1. My legs aren’t healed yet either, my right leg might take a while!!! But i couldn’t imagine doing any more than a half right now!!!! You are CRAZY 🙂 But i love ya!

  2. Good luck! Can’t wait to see what happens!

  3. WOOHOO!!!! I can not WAIT to run this!! I’ve heard so many good things… 🙂 Just keep thinking happy thoughts!

  4. Incredibly cool! Good for you!

  5. I found your blog off of heather’s tweet this morning. I caved too! I’m SO excited. It was my first ever marathon and it’s a great course with tons of spectators. you’ll love it!

  6. My legs aren’t fully recovered either! Confession: I am going to run(er…slowly job) a 10k in an hour….yikes! You are going to rock the marathon! If you can do an Austin Half, you can do a marathon.

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