Hello friends, Grab something to drink, get comfy and enjoy... this is a long post. If you aren't interested in the details, just skip to the bottom to see how I did.
There are three strategies for most runners on marathon day: to race, to run, to survive. Looking back on my experience, I was prepared, felt great, I was ready to run. I have one experience of surviving so I know how rough marathon day can be. I ran the 2014 NYC marahon, as planned.
I left the hotel at 7am, walked two blocks, bought a ticket, and jumped on the next train. Following the crowd off the train, we walked just two minutes to the Staten Island Ferry.Read More