Entries by Denny

Are Marathoners Dying to Run?

I saw an article the other day with a headline that kind of jumped out at me. Running a Marathon Hard on Heart, Especially in Less Prepared Runners. Did I mention I’m running a marathon in 10 days? Obviously I clicked on the headline and read the article.

Nothing Like That Plantar Fasciitis!

As I near taper time for my upcoming marathon, I’m starting to notice a lot more aches and pains than I remember having a few months ago. While I’m pretty sure that most are just phantom pains or fatigue issues that the taper will solve, I do have some soreness on the bottom of my […]

Did I Screw Up My Marathon Training?

As someone who absolutely hates using marathon training plans, I’m pretty willy nilly when it comes to my running schedule while preparing for a race. I know I need to get in a certain amount of miles per week, and that I need to do some regular long runs to get ready for a marathon. […]

Training Plans Are Useless…

“Everyone has a plan until they get punched in the face.” ~Mike Tyson Sage advice from the former champ. Who would have ever thought Mike Tyson and sage advice could be linked in such fine fashion? Not me, but I think he’s on to something here. When runners come up with training plans to help […]