by Seth Taylor, #road2boston ambassador The time has come, the miles are (nearly all) logged and race week is here. I cannot believe it. This experience has been incredible, and I cannot thank Marathon Sports and adidas running enough for allowing me to take part in this journey. Hopkinton is a week away! I hope… Read More Gratitude and Race Week!
by Emily Stephens, #road2boston ambassador Hello Everyone!! WHOA – Marathon training is no joke! Funny, no one mentioned that when I started this adventure! When I sat down in January and wrote down this plan, April 16th seemed so far away. The days have flown by and I am so proud of myself for sticking… Read More This is no joke!
by Seth Taylor, #road2boston ambassador 2 weeks to go…great week of running lower miles (45) and wow did I have a close call on Easter Sunday! Mileage was cut down by substituting in a spin class (during freezing rain) – and resting. Until now my taper cycles have been relatively short for half-marathons, so it… Read More Taper Time? Don’t play soccer!
by Seth Taylor, #road2boston ambassador 3 weeks to go and last long run/peak week is done, time to taper! 60 total miles this week which included ~22 miles on Saturday during the Marathon Sports last long run (see my Instagram for the highlights), and the weekend culminated with the An Ras Mor 5K in Cambridge… Read More The Home Stretch!
by Seth Taylor, #road2boston ambassador 28 days / 672 hours / 40,320 minutes until the Boston Marathon! Spring forward, ha! Last week was still cold winter here in New England! Interesting week, a lot of snow (I know, shocker), two rest days, good long run (18 miles with 7:48 avg. pace) and somehow a… Read More Spring? Where are you?
Ladies and gentlemen, here they are! The 2018 special edition Boston shoes: BROOKS Boston Launch 5 Get ready for that rare catch with this 2018 Boston Edition Brooks Launch 5. This shoe has been brought to life by the inspiration of the rare blue lobster. About one out of every two million lobsters come up… Read More Presenting the 2018 Boston Marathon Shoes!
by Seth Taylor, #road2boston ambassador Since it appears that winter is hanging on for a while, this soup is the perfect antidote to the winter blues! Warm up and refuel post-run – this soup is a great source of protein and carbs, and will give you a little sodium replenishment, too. Ingredients: 1 carton Chicken… Read More The Taylor Snow Day Soup