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Last Long Run Under a Starry Night Sky

Did my last long run under a starry night sky (8 miles).

 

When I began training for the More/fitness Magazine Half Marathon (the first of 4 half marathons that I have since finished) in January 2010 (race was in April), much of that training was at night in the dark.  I remember always thinking to myself those nights, “am I really doing this?”  That seems like a long time ago.

I will have 3 short 2 and 3 mile runs this week and then it is finished.

When I went out tonight the first couple of miles were a little harder since it had been so long since my last run.  However, once I hit mile 3, I just went into auto-pilot mode.

Anxious!

 

 

 

4 comments on “Last Long Run Under a Starry Night Sky

  1. theblacktoe says:

    I’ve been considering running at night. Your post may just push me over the edge to try it. Thanks

    1. Anne says:

      Thanks for stopping by my blog. Just be careful, there were a number of times the headlights from the cars lit up hazards in front of me that I otherwise would have been aware of. I ran with a glow stick but should have chose a flash light instead. Will know next time. Earlier training in 2010 was more walking than running – more time to react to such things. It was really nice though and I thoroughly enjoyed it. Have a great day!

  2. Love that starry night picture. I think that anxiety will help ya power through! =]

    1. Anne says:

      Thanks Sarah! Good thoughts…

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