That is all.
Strangely, I’m not really obsessing over weather this time. It is what it is. The ONE variable I cannot control. But since Accuweather does weather predictions 15 days out, message boards on the internet were ripe with discussion and someone posted this “hour-by-hour weather prediction for Oct 9th”.
A wonderful run to end a long season of long runs! I read Coach David’s “Secrets of Marathoning” that he posted beforehand (Thanks, Coach!) a million times to understand what I needed to do on this 21mile, mock race run. I knew I could go the distance, I wanted to know at what pace I could. And I still wanted to make it in time to catch the seminar. Everyone took off the first 2 miles! And I had a…