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slp1650

California 32821
I was a swimmer, but got bit by the marathon bug.  While I still love to swim when the popportunity presents itself, running has become my main activity now.  I used to also compete in triathlons, which was what led me to half marathons.  Along with running and swimming, I love... Full Bio
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runDisney Sense of Timing by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running It struck me today that runDisney has a very interesting sense of timing.  I think it's only a recent development for most things, but some are always at odd times. I rec ... Read on »
More New Equipment by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Having days off is lovely.  It's something that you don't really appreciate until you don't have any.  Today was my first in 20 days and I took advantage of it by actually d ... Read on »
New Gym Equipment! by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running It was almost like getting a new toy at Christmas, or new running shoes... either way, it's exciting. My gym was closed earlier this week and I was finally able to get ba ... Read on »
I'm Still Here by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Hello again everyone! I know I've been gone for a while, but I've had a very hard time training recently.  I've almost completely given up on training correctly for the D ... Read on »
Enjoying The Gym by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running So far joining LA Fitness has been a great improvement on my workouts and my motivation.  I'm guessing it has something to do with the whole spending money for the membershi ... Read on »
More Medals! by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I had the sudden realization last week that August really isn't that far away.  I was excited because that meant I would be heading home in just a few short months, but then ... Read on »
Spin Report by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Last night was my first spinning class in years and I knew I was in trouble when the instructor started off the class with "This is going to be a hard one, one of the hardes ... Read on »
Well Hello Again by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Guess who's slowly coming back? It's finally turning into a "slow" season at work and I'm returning to a position where my work schedule is a little more routine.  That m ... Read on »
Goofy, Dumbo, and Dopey? by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running So I'm sure by now you've heard... there is yet another challenge in the runDisney world... the Dopey Challenge.  The same weekend you can be completing the Goofy Challenge, ... Read on »
A Running Vacation by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running No, I'm not going on a vacation where I just run... that would be interesting, but probably a bit tiring.  Instead, I'm actually taking a vacation from running.  It's someth ... Read on »
Running Fashion Don'ts by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Lets take a break from the run analysis and what not (which by the way I surpassed 100 miles for 2013 today!) and I want to talk about something that we think about at times ... Read on »
Picturing the Princess Half by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I know I'm late on this again, but it's better late than never...  I really don't have anything different to say about the Princess Half that I've already said in previous p ... Read on »
Princess 2013- Training Really Does Matter by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running My third Princess Half Marathon has officially be completed.  That makes my current track record 1 Marathon, 6 Half Marathons, 1 10 Milers, and 1 5K.  Technically I should p ... Read on »
I Am A Princess by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running My parents might die when they see that title considering I've always been anti-princess.  I'm more of a pirates kind of girl, but while that won't be changing anytime soon. ... Read on »
Fit For A Princess Expo by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Now, I love expos, but this morning's was a tad bit crazy.  I think everyone and their family decided to be at the opening of the expo.  The funny thing was, even th ... Read on »
People Say The Nicest Things... by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Ever starting my new job, it's been really hard to train for the Princess Half Marathon and keep up with my personal goal of averaging 12 miles a week.  It always feels like ... Read on »
Moving Up in Corrals! by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running The Princess Half Marathon is in just a few weeks so all of the last details are coming out... including the corral assignments.  Now, other than the marathon and 10 miler I ... Read on »
Double Workout! by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Growing up a competitive swimmer, doing double practices was something you started doing pretty early on.  One practice before the sun broke the horizon and one where you wa ... Read on »
Double Dared by Dumbo by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running It's been a few weeks since this actually happened, but there was the whole marathon thingy going on and a new job.  Luckily now I have some time where I get to share some ... Read on »
Back To Training by slp1650 Posted in: Blog Posts in Running It was nice to get a week or so break in after the marathon, but my break wasn't going to last forever.  Especially with the Princess Half Marathon only a month or so away, ... Read on »