Oh, yeah...this is TOTALLY me!!!

Heh, a friend of mine on RunningAhead.com posted that for me.  It is SPOT ON! ;)

Today is t-minus 3 days until race day.  I am starting to pack race day essentials, trying to motivate myself to get one last abs workout in, needing to get a couple of errands run in town, and just generally trying to avoid giving myself a coronary.  Heh.

Yesterday I had a nice little 4 mile run.  My legs are definitely starting to feel STRONG.  I'm hoping the knee is good-to-go on Sunday, too.

The past week of sleeping in (thanks, boys) is really helping me feel less edgy.  I'm no longer feeling that frantic "overtraining" thing (which is worse than this "taper madness"--tapering is a breeze compared to how awful that was), now I'm just getting pre-race jitters and moodiness.  Time to get this show on the road. 

I have a confession to make...I had candy last night.  I had to stop at Rite Aid and those bastards have little 1.6oz. boxes of Jelly Belly jelly beans right at the counter.  So I grabbed one.  But they have fruit juice in them...so they aren't completely lacking in "nutrients," right...?

Other than that minor misstep my diet is pretty good...making sure I get extra fruits/veggies, minimally processed meats, healthy carbs, fluids, caffeine...ha!


  1. LOL i LOVE that!!!

    soooo close!! good luck this weekend!! you are going to do awesome!

  2. I can't wait to hear all about it!

    GOOD LUCK! You'll do great - I just know it!

  3. Good luck Zoomy. It's been a great year of training for you. You should feel strong and confident for the race this weekend!!!

  4. Hi Kristen - You are going to do great! Can't wait for the race report. Wow...26.2, good on you!

  5. Good luck, Kirsten!!! It's been so much fun following your progress. So cool of your family to let you sleep in this week! I know what a treat that is.