Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Wednesday Check-in: May Your Way

So, we are only 3 days into the newest challenge over at Shrinking Jeans, but since it's Wednesday, we need to check in.  My only tangible goal is to complete my 3 races this month injury free.  My first race is in *gasp* 10 days!  OMG is that right?  Actually, I think it's more like 11.  I ran one of the best 4.25 miles of my life last night (totally electronics-free) and I ran 14 miles last weekend.  So far so good!  My last long run will be 8 miles this weekend, and the hubby is planning to run with me (since he needs to be training for race #3). 

I haven't re-started the 100 push-up challenge, but I plan to get on that.  Kick me in the butt if I don't.  M'Kay?  Our Sister Says goal for the week is 64 oz of water a day.  This will be easy since I get more than that most days.

Also, I am a "non-loser" for this challenge since I have been at goal weight for a while now, but to keep myself honest, I will report my weight today.  I am at 134.8.  This is actually up from my weight Easter morning when I was shocked to see 132.6 on the scale (I think I was dehydrated from the 10 mile race the day before).  The last time I posted my weight here was Feb 23rd and I was at 137.8.  I'd definitely call this a maintenance win.  In all honesty, I never thought I would see a number below 135, so I'm thrilled with where I am right now.  OK-that's enough about the numbers and you won't hear about them again for probably another 3 months or so :)

I hope everyone else is having a great Wednesday.  Have you joined the challenge yet?

8 comments:

  1. My hat is off to you for running "nekkid". I need the distraction of the music to keep going. Otherwise all I think about is how much longer do I have to go.

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  2. okay so when aer you going to start the pushups again? *crosses arms and stares at bari* and none of this "i'll get to it" crap.

    *has butt kicking shoes on standby

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  3. I can do 100 push-ups. Wait... do you mean all at one time?

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  4. 100 is a lot of push ups! Okay, I think 4 is a lot...
    your weight sounds good to me!

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  5. So when do I get to kick your butt if you don't restart them? Wasn't there something about you and April starting a week ago Monday?

    You're going to rawk that 25K in 10 days. Seriously. Holy hills and all.

    Now go get working on your pushups!

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  6. You've got this. And look at your and your mad racing skillz. You're my hero.

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  7. You are amazing! 3 races in 1 month and none of them are short ones! You rock! Have you done your push-ups yet??

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  8. I love that you are rocking maintenance. And I cannot WAIT to see your race reports for this month. You are one busy runner!!

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