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

TCS NYC Marathon 2020

Sometimes I think I´m still dreaming. And I´ll probably only really believe it once I´m on the plane on 29 October 2020 headed to New York City. Getting into the TCS NYC Marathon as an international runner is near to impossible through the drawing or those NYRR events. However, tour operators offer BIBs for all … Continue reading TCS NYC Marathon 2020

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