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Moonlighting… – My First 5K and Extra…

Twice a yr (February and July), I take break day from my common 8-4 job and work for the software program firm that candidates use to take the NYS Bar Examination.

In order that’s what I did this previous week.

Final Week —

  • Sunday – I headed to the health club very first thing within the morning.

After two wet Sundays in a row, immediately was excellent.

a number of wanted rest and studying (Hi there Stunning- anybody learn it?)

  • Monday – I had predicted a loopy work week so I made a decision to maneuver my 5 miler to this morning… fortunately my good friend Deirdre agreed to rise up early too to run.

too rushed to get a selfie however I did see some extra artwork on the rail path…

Then I dropped my automotive off on the supplier and labored a half day.

After lunch, I met my associates Heidi and Sherry for a brief hike in Pittsfield, MA…

an impromptu location and we completed the hike earlier than the skies opened up

  • Tuesday – Relaxation Day and day 1 on the Bar Examination.

7AM begin


7PM end

  • Wednesday – Again to my common job however not working from house… educating a stay class.

Drained from standing all day however wanted to get some recent air and a few miles.

Not less than I had firm at UAlbany nevertheless it was 90 levels and it felt torturous…

  • Thursday – Day 2 on the Bar Examination with a later begin and earlier end than Tuesday.

I believed I’d squeeze in a run very first thing however nope I delayed it till after work.  It rained on and off all afternoon however there was transient pause …

my outdated route as I used to work right here… however so so humid!!!!

We hoped that the expected thunderstorms would maintain off so we may get in our weekly path run/stroll. However we had been so indecisive about going…

As a substitute, we bailed and simply took a stroll and went out to dinner…

It poured earlier than our stroll however by no means rained once more your complete night… we completed off the day with ice cream sandwiches from the cookie truck.

  • Friday – Relaxation Day and much like to Tuesday (Day 3 on the Bar examination). I did some strolling laps across the constructing however that’s about it…

Within the night I went out to play mah jongg…

  • Saturday – Lengthy Run Day!  We began sooner than common however nonetheless it was the toughest one up to now… because of excessive humidity. I ran the primary 4-5 miles with Barbara, Lisa, Stan and Sherry after which sprinted forward simply to get the 9 miles completed earlier than assembly the others for brunch (That was the very best a part of the run. LOL)

hoping for some cooler climate subsequent weekend

It rained laborious on and off the remainder of the day… and temps dropped about 20 levels…

seen within the Walmart car parking zone

  • Sunday – I plan to return to the health club after every week off and undoubtedly go to the lake with associates.

This Coming Week on the Run (14 Weeks till NYCM)– 

  • Monday – run
  • Tuesday – GYM, relaxation day
  • Wednesday -run
  • Thursday – run, path run/stroll
  • Friday –  GYM, relaxation day, mah jongg
  • Saturday Lengthy Run (10 mies)
  • Sunday – GYM, relaxation day, boating?

This Coming Week on the Weblog – 

  • Tuesday –  Favourite IG Photos
  • Friday –  Final Espresso Date

Completely satisfied Operating! How is your yr of working to date? Coaching for any large or small races? Does the humidity hassle you in your runs? Please share.






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