Eek! This is getting real!
After a month of training not going exactly to plan (a combination of minor injuries, illness & working overseas), I’m feeling back on track. Life often doesn’t always go the way we expect or plan. The key to reaching our goals & moving forward into success isn’t absense of challenges or difficulty, it’s how we pick ourselves up to keep going when quitting would be easier. It’s reminding ourselves why we do what we do, and forgiving ourselves if we don’t meet the standards we set for ourselves.
Tomorrow I have my longest training run yet, as I take on Rhayader “round the lakes” 20 mile race. I then have a couple more 20 mile races on the following weekends. Three 20 mile races in three weeks is in itself quite a challenge, but I’m excited for the opportunity to overcome mental barriers & accustom…
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