Wednesday, December 31, 2014

My year of running 2014

What a year this has been!
Honestly, I'll be glad to get 2014 behind me. It's been a bad year for my personal life, my weight and with my running.
I'm ready for a brand new year and some changes!

I've ran 12 races this year.
1 full marathon
3 half marathons
6 5 k's
1 10 miler
1 33 miler (that was my 100 mile attempt, but with bronchitis and a sinus infection, I couldn't breathe, and wasn't able to go any farther.)

My mileage for the year was 662. That sounds really low, but I was out for a couple months with a torn tendon. And because of that I had to cancel THREE full marathons I had planned for this fall.
See what I mean, just a bad year!

 But it's not all bad. I have some amazing friends who have stuck with me and been there with me through it all. What more could I ask for.
 As for 2015, there is something pretty huge that I want to do. I'm not even putting it into words yet because I think it might be a little too crazy, even for me.
 But I love crazy, so we shall see.

Happy New Year, my friends!!








katie

19 comments:

  1. Happy New Year! Crazy is exciting! Can't wait to hear what it is!

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  2. Despite all of the trials and tribulations, I think you still had a pretty good year! Cheers to starting fresh in 2015 and to staying injury free!!

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    1. I really did! Injury free for both of us! Cheers!

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  3. Katie,
    I think you did great with all those runs. I only ran two half's, and one 5K. Ran about 650 in training. I did not know people did 100 mile races! I have not even decided if I will ever try anything beyond a half yet.
    I think you had a great year running.
    Happy New Year!!!

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  4. You had a fantastic year! I ran a total of *maybe* 54 miles... 2015 will be better for my running! I am excited!

    And you can't just leave a girl hanging here! What's this crazy thing you want to do?! I know you can do anything you set your mind to!

    I'm always proud of you! <3 I love you!

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  5. You may think that sounds low, but I would give anything tp have gotten that many miles. Heres hoping 2015 is better for both of us.

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  6. I don't think your year sounds low at all. Looks like you ran some great races and had an awesome year. Happy New Year!

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  7. Happy New Year! You accomplished so much :)

    Katie @ www.runningaragnar.com

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  8. i love crazy as well, can't wait to see what you have in store! i'd love to do 12 races this year, we'll see... $$ is the biggest reason not to, lol. and i think your 2014 was still pretty awesome, i mean look how far you went after your injury! that is amazing. here's to 2015!

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  9. Even with the injury, it looks like you had a great running year in all your photos. I'm excited to hear what your huge item is. I like crazy too!

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  10. Happy New Year! Can't wait to hear what the crazy thing is. :) Sometimes those are the best!

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  11. Happy New Year, Katie! I can't wait to hear what craziness you have planned next! May 2015 be WAY better for you than 2014. :)

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