Week 16: Apr. 15-21

Monday:

  • Rainy Roscoe
  • Roscoe Loop
  • 5:52pm
  • AO2.5
  • 4.6mi, 30:45 (6:45)
  • 437′
  • Rainy, smooth

Tuesday:

  • Hopkins and Spread Eagle
  • Hopkins / Spread Eagle
  • 11:56am
  • AS3
  • 7.3mi, 1:52:53 (15:27)
  • 2,831′
  • Got lost!, exploring w/Han

Wednesday:

  • Phelps w/Hannah
  • Phelps Mtn.
  • 11:58am
  • AS3
  • 8.6mi, 2:02:23 (14:10)
  • 2,457′
  • Muddy and snowy

Thursday:

  • Windy Run w/Jan
  • Hulls Falls Rd.
  • 8:49am
  • AOV3
  • 5.5mi, 40:13 (7:16)
  • 728′
  • First run w/Jan

Week 15: Apr. 8-14

Monday:

  • OFF

Tuesday:

  • Owl Head Lookout
  • Owl Head Lookout
  • 10:51am
  • AS3
  • 5.1mi, 1:31:45 (17:51)
  • 1,414′
  • Icy rain, w/Han!, clouds

Wednesday:

  • ALGONQUIN
  • Algonquin Peak
  • 11:51am
  • AS3
  • 8mi, 2:38:41 (19:45)
  • 3,119′
  • W/Han, awesome effort, Antarctica!

Thursday:

  • OFF

Friday:

  • Trails are Melting Out at Home
  • Blueberry + Hwy.
  • 5:40pm
  • AS3
  • 3.2mi, 31:38 (9:56)
  • 771′
  • Muddy and rocky

Saturday:

  • OFF

Sunday:

  • Baxter in Rainstorm
  • Baxter Mtn.
  • 4:32pm
  • AS3
  • 1.9mi, 20:58 (10:51)
  • 686′
  • Muddy and rainy!

 

Totals:

  • Run Miles = 18.2mi
  • Run Time = 5h3m
  • Run Vertical = 5,988′
  • XT Time = 0h0m

Notes:

  • Good week. I love getting out with Hannah on some peaks. Fitness slowly coming back without trying. Three more weeks of slow buildup. Onwards.

Week 14: Apr. 1-7

Monday:

  • Rooster Comb w/Hannah and My Parents!
  • Rooster Comb
  • 12:45pm
  • ALP3
  • 5.2mi, 1:43:40 (20:04)
  • 2,011′
  • Icy!

Tuesday:

  • Family Hike at Home
  • Blueberry Trails
  • 10:40am
  • ALP3
  • 3.7mi, 1:06:12 (17:42)
  • 782′
  • Family hike + jog

Wednesday:

  • Cascade w/Han and Parents!
  • Cascade Mtn.
  • 11:29am
  • AS3
  • 4.5mi, 1:30:16 (20:14)
  • 2,195′
  • Steep and fun hike!

Thursday:

  • Home and Free
  • Blueberry + Bronson
  • 5:17pm
  • AS3
  • 3.9mi, 35:00 (8:53)
  • 827′
  • Felt so good!

Friday:

  • B4 Errands
  • Blueberry Trails
  • 5:27pm
  • AS3
  • 3.2mi, 24:55 (7:50)
  • 584′
  • Healthy!

Saturday:

  • OFF

Sunday:

  • Blood Hill and 50F
  • Blood Hill
  • 5:43pm
  • ALP3
  • 4.2mi, 29:31 (7:01)
  • 541′
  • T-shirt, flow

 

Totals:

  • Run Miles = 24.6mi
  • Run Time = 5h49m
  • Run Vertical = 6,939′
  • XT Time = 0h0m

Notes:

  • Decent week. Fun to get in a little vertical! Feeling some flow, again. Onwards.

Week 13: Mar. 25-31

Monday:

  • OFF

Tuesday:

  • Walk + Run in Backyard Woods
  • Blueberry Trails
  • 11:36am
  • ALP3
  • 3.2mi, 33:13 (10:17)
  • 755′
  • Sunny and body feels good!

Wednesday:

  • XT – Bike: 26.6mi, 1:31:33, 17.5mph, 151 HR

Thursday:

  • Run, Hike, Dance
  • Blueberry Trails
  • 4:55pm
  • ALP3
  • 3.9mi, 33:19 (8:36)
  • 623′
  • Rainy, 50F

Friday:

  • OFF

Saturday:

  • Quick Break from Work
  • Keene Valley
  • 4:04pm
  • AOV3
  • 5mi, 38:50 (7:42)
  • 482′
  • Warm, shorts!

Sunday:

  • OFF

 

Totals:

  • Run Miles = 12.1mi
  • Run Time = 1h45m
  • Run Vertical = 1,860′
  • XT Time = 1h32m

Notes:

  • A week of transition. Body is coming around, I think. Onwards.

Week 12: Mar. 18-24

Monday:

  • Walk 10, Run 5, W5, R5
  • Bronson + Hemlock Tr.
  • 5:37pm
  • AS3
  • 2.6mi, 28:08 (10:29)
  • 402′
  • Snowy, 30F

Tuesday:

  • XT – Bike: 23.6mi, 1:26:39, 16.4mph, 157 HR

Wednesday:

  • XT – Bike: 14.1mi, 55:30, 15.2mph, 149 HR

Thursday:

  • 3x (Walk 5, Run 5)
  • Blueberry Trails
  • 5:26pm
  • AS3
  • 2.9mi, 31:20 (10:36)
  • 510′
  • 3x (W5, R5), wet snow

Friday:

  • OFF

Saturday:

  • OFF

Sunday:

  • Walk, Run, Slide
  • Blueberry Trails
  • 6:08pm
  • ALP3
  • 3.8mi, 40:45 (10:33)
  • 794′
  • Body feels healthy

 

Totals:

  • Run Miles = 9.5mi
  • Run Time = 1h40m
  • Run Vertical = 1,703′
  • XT Time = 2h22m

Notes:

  • Back at it, slowly. Onwards.

Week 11: Mar. 11-17

Monday:

  • OFF

Tuesday:

  • Hike at Home
  • Blueberry Trails
  • 3:40pm
  • SS4
  • 2.6mi, 42:59 (16:22)
  • 604′
  • Nice little hike in amazing weather

Wednesday:

  • Losing my Atlantic Ocean Virginity
  • Boston Harbor
  • 3:51pm
  • SS4
  • 0.3mi, 6:29 (18:48)
  • 69′
  • Atlantic Ocean!

Thursday:

  • OFF

Friday:

  • Bellingham and Chuckanut Course w/Han
  • Bellingham Bay and Chuckanut Course
  • 9:45am + 2:47am
  • SS4
  • 1.5mi, 14:55 (9:29)
  • 4.8mi, 1:32:57 (19:06)
  • Total: 6.3mi
  • ~1,300′
  • Run + hike w/Han!

Saturday:

  • Course Spectating
  • Chuckanut Course
  • 8:15am
  • SS4
  • 7.4mi, 1:40:55 (13:35)
  • 2,136′
  • Watching Hayden and Hannah!

Sunday:

  • OFF

 

Totals:

  • Run Miles = 16.8mi
  • Run Time = 4h18m
  • Run Vertical = 4,065′
  • XT Time = 0h0m

Notes:

  • Solid week of hiking. I had an unreal time with Hannah in the PNW and am so proud of her for finishing Chuckanut! I will be back, Chuckanut. I will win You one day. Onwards to a slow buildup.

Week 10: Mar. 4-10

Monday:

  • OFF

Tuesday:

  • OFF

Wednesday:

  • Hike w/Hannah: Henry’s and Baker
  • Henry’s Woods + Baker Mtn.
  • 10:26am
  • SS4
  • 4mi, 1:24:xx
  • 1,392′
  • Healthy?, hiking w/Hannah x2

Thursday:

  • OFF

Friday:

  • XT – Bike: 16.2mi, 56:43, 17.2mph

Saturday:

  • OFF

Sunday:

  • OFF

 

Totals:

  • Run Miles = 4mi
  • Run Time = 1h23m
  • Run Vertical = 1,329′
  • XT Time = 0h57m

Notes:

  • Recovering well. Ready to train soon. One more week of rest. Onwards.