T-33 Hours to My First Half Marathon!

I am beyond excited.  And scared!  I have worked so hard for this race, and it is finally here.  Long runs, short runs, painful runs, hot, cold, never-ending, euphoric runs.  They will culminate in 13.1 miles of kick-a** racery on Sunday, October 5th.

I did my last training run this evening.  I have been so busy this week that I truly did not have time to run.  I felt a little…off…so I put in 3 miles tonight.  They were okay.  Cold.  I got a side stitch.  My knees hurt a little. But all in all, I feel very prepared and oh-so-ready for my race on Sunday.

The kids and I made signs tonight.  It was therapeutic after the week from hell I had.  The signs turned out nice!  Can’t wait to see them on the course! 🙂

I'm sure hubby was thinking two out of the three signs here the whole time we were making them.

I’m sure hubby was thinking two out of the three signs here the whole time we were making them.

Yes, I know they are cheesy, but a little cheese might be all I need to push me through the last few miles.

Thanks to all who have rooted for me, encouraged me, or gave this newbie some seasoned advice.  It is all so very appreciated.  Send me good running vibes on Sunday morning!

Keep running.  I know I will.

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16 thoughts on “T-33 Hours to My First Half Marathon!

  1. Those signs are awesome and I’m sure they will push you to go that little bit further on the day. I also wanted to let you know that I have nominated you for the One Lovely Blog Award on my blog. Good luck on your run! 🙂

  2. Woohoo!! Have fun! That’s the most important part.
    I love reading people’s journeys to race day. You got this!
    PS: the signs are awesome. You will appreciate them during your run. 😊

  3. Pingback: Mo’ Cowbell Half Marathon 10/5/14 | The Rockin' Runner

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