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
by Emily Stephens, #road2boston ambassador Hello, Everyone! I am excited to finally be able to share the last two weeks of my training with you. Last week, a nasty storm left us without electricity! Week seven (March 4 – March 10) was a great training week…up to my Saturday long run. My training plan called… Read More Please, no more storms!
by Seth Taylor, #road2boston ambassador Well, my “dread for the tread” only had to be dealt with for six of last week’s 53 miles, thank goodness! This of course was while yet another snow storm was blowing in! Everything is feeling great overall, I do think it has a lot to do with embracing rest… Read More Hello Winter?