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RobinLK

Florida 32801
Robin is a type 2 diabetic runner who made her way from couch potato to runner with a walking detour in between, and a BIG nudge from an ER visit in 2006.  Author of Lessons from Laces at flrunning.com, and creator of The Own Your Journey Project, Robin currently... Full Bio
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13.1 Miles of Pure Struggle by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Undertrained. Unprepared. Unlikely to finish. What?  Well, that's how I felt as we set out to conquer the  Space Coast Half Marathon on a beautiful (and very cold!!) N ... Read on »
SCHM... Getting Excited! by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I read the official Participant Guide yesterday..... and found myself getting pretty.darn.excited!     Source:  spacecoastmarathon.com T-minus 20 ... Read on »
Running Naked?!? by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Okay, so I wasn't really running naked (thank goodness!), but when my Timex running watch bit the dust 15 minutes into today's run, I felt, well... naked! ... Read on »
Space Coast Half Marathon 2012 by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Did I mention that I finally registered this week? I've been putting it off, waiting to see 'where' I'd be as the race grew closer .... Well, I'll be a bit lot unde ... Read on »
REALLY??? by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Okay - this one's for the REALLY?? file (or maybe it's just me... I don't know - you be the judge!) ..... So, I go to the foot doc to pick up my custom-made orthotics ... Read on »
Monday Motivation: You'll Find a Way.... by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running When you know what you want, and you want it badly enough, you'll find a way to get it . ~ Jim Rohn happy running.... Read on »
Mon Motivation: You Choose..... by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running “Running is a big question mark that’s there each and every day. It asks you, ‘Are you going to be a wimp or are you going to be strong today?’” – Peter Maher, I ... Read on »
Monday Motivation... Possible by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running   "I don't need easy. I just need possible." ~ Bethany Hamilton, shark attack survivor and world-class surfer source:  sup-su ... Read on »
Earth Day 5K .... Welcome Back! by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running What a nice thing to hear.... Welcome Back! I've been planning to run the Winter Garden 5K  April 28th as my first race event since 2010, but decided a few days ago t ... Read on »
Kinvara 2s Make the Grade by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running A+ in my book! My Saucony Kinvara 2s arrived last Thursday and I've taken them out for a spin a few times since. Thoughts from a slow, curvy, recrea ... Read on »
naturally! by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I've decided to return to childhood days, when shoes were optional and mostly not wanted.... I want to learn to run more naturally.  Seems much has changed ... Read on »
inspiration @ 15.25 by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running What inspires you to run? Do you ever hear, see, or think of something as soon as you hit the road/trail/treadmill that gets you moving just a little quicker o ... Read on »
Mirror, Mirror: Perspective by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running As I settle in to Week #4 after  accepting an invitation from my baby sister to join her in the Space Coast Half Marathon in November, an inaugural Half Mary for her and ... Read on »
Karma Calling: We CAN Find our Way Back! by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Wow! Has it REALLY been a year since I last wrote? Where does the time go?  And even more interesting... why does this week, out of 52, keep popping up on my ... Read on »
Candid Confession by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Forgive me running gods for I have sinned.... It's been 3 months since my last run. Yes, 3 months.  What the heck happened? A lot.  No, really.  A lot can happen ... Read on »
Where's the TRTL.RNR These Days?? by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Busy doing this and this ... a LOT!  :)  Have a terrific Tuesday! Read on »
Mindful Monday: Gotta Have HEART by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hang in there.....      Exercise,          And             Really                 Try! You gotta have ..... HEART!  Happy running and Happy Valentine's Day, frien ... Read on »
Mindful Monday: I Could Never Do That by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running People often say to me, "I could never do that..." and I ask "Why not?" I sometimes say it, too ~ about things that seem completely out of my reac ... Read on »
NYC: Miles of Steps.... by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Kudos to runners in NYC... braving the cold, ice, sleet, snow, and traffic.  Man! Now THAT is tricky running!  Dodging WeavingWaitingLookingListening Ju ... Read on »
Mindful Monday: Digging by RobinLK Posted in: Blog Posts in Running  http://www.flickr.com/photos/rudymalmquist/    Just when you think you've reached bottom, can you dig a little deeper?   * Aweso ... Read on »