Torture Report: Pull ups, the Taper & Inner Pocahontas

(G): Phew! My last week of hard training is done and it was a butt-kicker. I did 32 miles over the weekend and 52 miles overall. I woke up yesterday morning and thought, “Yep, this deserves to be an off day.” Then I went to the basement to do some laundry and saw this: Oh crap,…

Torture Report: 19 days and counting…

(G): Jack Fr…. I know I can’t really bring myself to say it either. But “our friend” Jack was nipping at my nose on Saturday morning. It was 32 degrees and with the wind felt a whole lot colder. But I had committed to 18 miles and you know how that can be. Such is…