1. SCMM mumbai marathon Jan 2012 HM- 2:01:17
2.DNA i can March 2012 HM- 1:48
We plan a week long holiday trip overseas each year. Since the year I began running, I have started selecting the places where there is some sort of running races. I ran in Shanghai one year. Last year, I did the Mauritius Marathon 42.195k race. Climbed the Great Wall of China one year and also climbed the Vitosha Mountain on the outskirts of Sofia Bulgaria. It was a great experience each time.
This year, the vacations began…Continue
After the near 4 hour performance at Mumbai marathon in January 2014, I couldn't stop thinking about timing and performance.
With the limited time and resources of training, I was aiming for BQ (Boston Qualifying) time.
Usual work, home and life balancing act went on till the end of January. BQ in my head couldn’t come off..How many more marathons do I have to do to get a BQ? And I have heard that we can’t run more…Continue
SCMM 2014- my second full distance race
A week before a race, I had got a request from a friend (FB Mumbai marathon) asking whether we can go together as our goals (sub4 hours) were same. She (Sandra) had run several full marathons in Munich, Jerusalem, and Berlin. Her best time was 3:36 Hrs at midnight Munich marathon. I was delighted with the thought and we chatted on line about the pace etc.
When my husband came to know she is coming alone from Munich just for the marathon,…Continue
My first marathon- full distance SCMM2013
As decided on the finish line of the SCMM 2012 half marathon last year, I registered for the full distance this year.
TRAINING: The very first full marathon-
I had heard from lots of marathoners, about the dedication to training required, and consistency in logging miles, never missing the long run losing weight during training etc.
Giving time to training was a big question being a homemaker and a class representative…Continue