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Lindsay K.

California
I'm Lindsay and I love to run (and eat!). I blog about my passion for running and how I balance training alongside everything that comes with living in NYC in my early/mid-20s. Currently in training for the 2011 NYC Marathon!
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New Starts: Job & Chicago Marathon Training by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hi, remember me? A lot has happened in the two months since Boston , and I’m excited to kick off summer on a fresh, positive note– in life and in running. First, I’m e ... Read on »
2014 Boston Marathon Recap: 3:23:41 by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running It’s taken me a bit to reflect on this race and summarize the experience, but I don’t think I’ll ever be able to find the right words. Simply put, Boston marathon weekend ... Read on »
#BostonStrong by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running After the Boston bombing took place a year ago today, I vowed to do whatever it takes to be a part of the event in 2014. While I wasn’t there in 2013, the 2012 race holds ... Read on »
Progress & A Plan by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I wanted to wait at least a week or two to post until I was sure, but, I’M BACK TO RUNNING! I’m still not 100% confident to say the tendinitis is healed completely, becaus ... Read on »
Injury Update & No NYC Half by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I’m a bit glad I was too lazy to write this post until today, because now I’m actually feeling pretty optimistic about the state of my posterior tibial tendinitis . If I h ... Read on »
Up, up, up! and down… by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Last week wrapped up a solid week of training aided by a milder weekend, resulting in my first 50+ mile week (!!) this cycle. After Thursday’s workout and Saturday’s long ... Read on »
Cherry Tree 10 Miler & Week in Review by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Thanks to those who entertained my ridiculous ramblings on improving my hill running and provided suggestions. Bottom line, it seems like running hills and practicing form ... Read on »
Uphill Battle by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Lately, I’ve found myself googling (among other ridiculous things) “Are certain people worse at running uphill?” “Why am I bad at running uphill?” “Will I ever get better ... Read on »
Back to workouts: 2 weeks in review by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running It feels silly to start by complaining about the weather, but let me have my moment. This winter has been pretty ridiculous here in New York City so far, and like you, I’m ... Read on »
Boston 2014 Training Plan & 10 Mile Run to Brewery by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I’m back with some good news– I’m running! Without pain! As I mentioned back in November , my stress fracture was lingering around slightly longer than expected and I ... Read on »
Keeping Sane While Not Running by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hi! It’s been about 10 weeks or so since I’ve posted, and surprise! I’m still not running because of my stress fracture. “Typical” healing from a stress fracture is ap ... Read on »
Lehigh Valley VIA Marathon Recap: 3:19:43 by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Also known as the race where I got a little more than just a medal at the finishing line. But before we get there, here’s a spoiler: I ran a comfortable BQ with ... Read on »
Going for the BQ by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Helloooooo, September. How’d you creep up on us so fast? While I’m pretty bummed tomorrow marks the unofficial end of summer, I do love fall in New York City and can’t wai ... Read on »
Running, lately. by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running The last few weeks of training have been pretty motivating, as my workouts have been getting progressively faster. There have been plenty of days where I contemplate “over ... Read on »
Back to the Grind: Weekly Mileage by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Slowly but surely, I’ve been building my mileage up and starting to get back into the groove. In fact, this past week was the first time I (barely) cracked 40 miles– inclu ... Read on »
Back to the Bridle by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running This might be the first positive post I’ve written in 2013! After a weird knee injury and getting hit by a cab , January through May were pretty bleak. For the bike accide ... Read on »
That time I got hit by a cab… by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running When I last updated about 2 months ago (sorry!), I was pretty frustrated– I wasn’t able to run because of my knee/IT issues, and I wasn’t seeing much progress. I was throw ... Read on »
One step forward, two steps back. by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Well, it’s been about a month since I last wrote– and I’d been meaning to post earlier as I was gradually returning to running and workouts (woo!), but the good times didn ... Read on »
Adventures in cross-training by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running It was just about a month ago when my knee got so bad I decided to stop running on it. I figured I’d take a few days off to rest, and it’d go away. The few days of trainin ... Read on »
The Knee Update by Lindsay K. Posted in: Blog Posts in Running It was bound to happen, sooner or later. After a history of being plagued with random running injuries through high school and college (2 stress fractures, rotated pelvis, ... Read on »