Torture Report: Wonder Woman Has Limits, So It Begins

(L) The much pondered and long-awaited answer to my decision about the Outrun 24 2015 has been made. I officially bailed out of the race yesterday. G called almost immediately after the email had been sent to the race director. It’s like her radar was on high alert. She responded by saying she knew what…

Life Lesson: Flip A Coin …

Lowi has been struggling with her decision about the Outrun 24 for weeks. If I had to guess, she struggled when she went to register but she felt a mix of emotions. It’s one part remembering last year and how great it was to do the race. How much “fun” (relatively speaking) we had. And…

Torture Report: 2015 officially begins, treadmill TV & Planks

(L) After much deliberation I have decided that the New Year should begin the second week of January. Let’s face it, whoever decided that our goals and resolutions should begin on January 1st clearly did not have anything else going on and they certainly did not have kids. On January 1st the kids are still…

Torture Report: Squats, Miles, Partners and Pushers, OH MY!

(L) Oh Squat-a-thon and Run A Mile Everyday challenges how you keep me on my toes. They both started last Monday and I am happy to report that even though I had to do a little make up session Monday morning I am up to date. I find that I like challenges and goals to…

Torture Report: PocaLoca and the Taurus making changes!

(G) There is a point of balance when it comes to being a regular exerciser or being a rigid, unbending runner perpetually in training. Let’s just say I haven’t quite figured out what that point is. I don’t know how many days you can miss until you are no longer a regular exerciser. And I…

There is a path …

  This quote makes me think about the upcoming race.  We have plans and goals, but we are on this side of the mountain.  I don’t know what to expect, but I know in my mind what I want the path to look like for me. We are days out from the Outrun 24 Hour…

A Long Time Coming: The Road to 50 Miles

All week our blog is dedicated to our upcoming race at Outrun 24 on Saturday,  April 26th. The goal is 50 miles at Outrun 24 Hour Trail Race to celebrate G’s 40th birthday. To find out more on how this plan was set in motion, check out Lowi’s blog.   It’s hard to believe that the race…