Wednesday, April 11, 2012

For Real?

 A blast from the past...the phrase "For real!" But it's usable today...I knocked off an 8 mile HM pace tempo run and I didn't even get in the wheeze zone! I am truly surprised at my current fitness level....10 miles total in 1:28.10 "for real!?"
  So this is my last week of training before the taper....I wonder would a 5k race on Saturday be a bad idea?  I probably will run a short outdoor run tomorrow then a 12 mile MP run Friday leaving Saturday wide open. What are your thoughts? Good idea bad idea? So could a sub 4 hour marathon be for real in my life? I am beginning to believe! peace!

3 comments:

Meg said...

Oh my gosh, you MUST believe. I had that kind of a marathon in February...it CAN happen. Go big, dream big and hold on to that dream! Sub 4 is completely possible!

Johann said...

Go for the 5k! The marathon is certainly possible, dream big!

lindsay said...

Awesome! You could do the 5k but not go too crazy with it.

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