2020, the year the world stopped turning

Maybe it´s just me, but whenever a new day dawns, whenever I go for yet another sunrise run before yet another homeoffice day, whenever I look at the calender and realise that the year is almost over, one question is uppermost in my mind: Where did the past months go? To me, it feels as … Continue reading 2020, the year the world stopped turning

At the peak of marathon training

With less than 10 weeks to go until my second marathon and about 265 days until my third, I felt like writing a quick update about my training so far. Last summer was nothing short of catastrophic for a number of reasons I won´t go into. However just before Christmas last year, my body decided … Continue reading At the peak of marathon training

A Half-Marathon for Breakfast ;-)

Well, my marathon training certainly is in full swing. The final countdown has long since begun and we´re down to six weeks until this year´s Hamburg Marathon. So what does every runner do on a Saturday morning? Lace up her shoes and run three laps around the lake equalling the distance of a half-marathon, 21.1k … Continue reading A Half-Marathon for Breakfast 😉

The countdown has begun: 90 days until my first full marathon

What better way to celebrate this than to join more than 100 other marathoners and half-marathoners for a sweet 15k training run around the Alster? Sunday morning, 9:45am, -1°C, mud on the path, ice on the lake - ah well, what the hell, let´s get this party started 😉 You´re a true runner when your … Continue reading The countdown has begun: 90 days until my first full marathon