Skyline To the Sea Trail Marathon: Race Recap

Skyline To The Sea Marathon

I love the Skyline to the Sea marathon! This was Skyline #4 for me. The course is Northern California trail running at its best, starting in the Santa Cruz mountains and heading (not surprisingly) to the coast. While the course […]

Skyline To The Sea Marathon Training Recap: Week 16

skyline marathon training 16

It’s all over but the shouting now. With the physically hard part of training done, I have three weeks of tapering to suffer through before race day. More than anything with marathon tapering, the cumulative mental and physical exhaustion catches […]

Skyline To The Sea Marathon Training Recap: Week 15

Skyline Marathon Training week 15

Another race week! This time: my return to the hardest half in the world (for my money anyway) Drag-N-Fly. This race week was a bit more… …more what…? Stressful? Concerning? Worrisome? Than usual. I don’t know how to describe my […]

Skyline To The Sea Marathon Training Recap: Week 14

Skyline Marathon Training week 14

I swapped long runs around (because of a race next weekend), so it is peak mileage week! This was another ‘Goldilocks week’ – it wasn’t too amazing, but it also wasn’t too terrible. I guess that means I’m on track. Read […]

Skyline To The Sea Marathon Training Recap: Week 9

skyline to the sea marathon training recap week 9

No lackluster funk, however lackluster, lasts forever. This week I must have broken out my polishing cloth and done some buffing because the luster is back. OK, that metaphor was a bit strained. I apologize. Read prior week training posts. Skyline To The […]