Today – 31 October was a pan India event called ‘Run for Unity’, organized in the memory of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, who was the first home minister of India. In my hometown the run was organized by the city police commissioner. You could run for either 5k or 10k; I had chosen to run for… Continue reading Day 6: A Run for Unity
Well as per my last blog post, I was supposed to go for at a 15k run this Sunday. But unfortunately, my training schedule went for a toss, or rather it took a nap on Sunday. Now I have decided to go that run of at least 15k on Thursday. While training for a marathon… Continue reading Day 5: Need to ‘Pull-up’ myself!
Today I had some work to finish so started my run earlier than usual. The route was similar the one I ran on day 2 and wanted to match that days pace. Today’s was a routine run, managed to complete a 5k run nearly 33mins. The pace was decent as compared to the recent days.… Continue reading Day 4: How to keep up my pace?
Well it’s been so far so good as far as keeping to my schedule is concerned. Then again these are still early days and I have to cover a lot distance to be prepared for the marathon. Today, even as I was changing into my running gear, I wasn’t really sure about how far I… Continue reading Day 3: Go Far or Go Fast?
Today was day 2 of my training run. Today’s plan was to run a bit faster than my usual pace, but for a shorter distance (about 4 or 5k). So I set off with the intent to go flat out for the entire distance. While I was running faster than usual, I was not able… Continue reading Day 2: Monday Morning Short Run