Happy to say I reached and surpassed my running goals for the month (not by much, but hey its a win in my book). 168k run with 5,645 meters climbed! Today’s run was a quick 10k up some extremely steep road. I took a paved road up a different side of my usual mountain and… Continue reading End of month run! Look a mountain! And another poem!
Another amazing spring like day with clear skies and no pollution; perfect day for a run! Nice snow capped mountains in the background. That’s where the snow belongs not on my roads. Had a nice long run, no great speed just happy to get out there. Lots of people out today, walkers, runners, dog walkers,… Continue reading Spring in February! 21k! Poem!
I have no idea how I am going to pay my bills next month, but man alive am I loving all this mountain time I am getting in!! The cat likes having me around too! Who needs money!? Today’s very big number: 892 meters climbed!! My goal for the month is 5,000 and I am… Continue reading Montagne mercredi! Le très big montagne! Poem!
Lots of free time in February, more opportunities to go on crazy hard runs and lovin’ it. Blue skies, nothing but blue skies… 16k with 700 meters climbed in 2 hours. Trying to create different looking graphs, not sure what this looks like. SRG?? Planning an extra hard/long/climby run for Wednesday!! Woot! Did somebody say… Continue reading Montagne Monday!
Let’s start with the good part. I am home, showered, and sitting in my comfy chair watching Dr Who. I have also made my yummy hot chocolate with peanut butter a la Canadienne because everything tastes better with maple syrup, RIGHT!? I had some in the cupboard and thought why not add a little sweetness… Continue reading 21k slog! Attack of the thorn bush! Hot chocolate, eh!? Poem.
Oh my goodness, I love my mountain runs!! Today was perfect in terms of weather, free time and my legs felt great to boot! I added a third loop to Monday’s run to make a different graph. Each time I completed a loop I said “one more!” of course after three it’s a good idea… Continue reading Super mountain run! Beer! Poem!
Monday mountain day!! Here’s my favourite graph, I post it whenever I do this double loop because everybody gets a chuckle out it. To me it’s just a couple of peaks on a mountain but some people see something else in it. 😉 Anyway, 14 or so kms with 667 meters climb makes for a… Continue reading Mountain fun run! Wet paint!