Weekly Wrap. Week 36 What a peculiar week to have behind myself. Today I will be racing in a very special event for myself - Vilnius Marathon. This event has lead me through so many different phases of my life - from a smoking student, who was very proud to have run 5 kilometers, through 10k … Continue reading Ironman Copenhagen 2017 part 3: Gone with the Wind
Weekly Wrap. Week 35 This week I have been going back to Ironman Copenhagen. I am still reflecting on it, still trying to understand it, understand what happened here. The title of this entry should give you a hint that it did not go as planned and I had troubles with it. However, understanding those … Continue reading Ironman Copenhagen 2017 part 2: No Quarter.
Weekly Wrap. Week 34 This week was all focused on collecting myself, my thoughts, my stuff at the appartment we were renting and going back home. After week and a half in Denmark, it was finally the time to come back to Vilnius. And after nearly two months of twice-a-day trainings, it is time to … Continue reading Ironman Copenhagen 2017 Part 1
Weekly Wrap. Week 33 To mix things up, I will start it off with a bottomline - I should have had a better idea, how to structure tapering weeks and the ones, which will lead me to the race. I had been smashed and up again during this week, sometimes not wanting to do a … Continue reading Deduction through one day
Weekly wrap. Week 32 Just like a child, opening a Kinder Surprise, I received something I have not planned for, nor anticipated, when I opened my tapering week. To my surprise, I was a person, who was throwing a boomerang for the first time in my life - what usually happens, it hits you in … Continue reading Checking scabs again
Weekly Wrap. Week 30 20 hours. 20 hours which included waking up at ungodly hours, at questionable mornings, being outside on the hottest sun Vilnius has had this year, exposed to the wind. 20 hours which could have been spent elsewhere - or could they? I am now within my tapering week - week, where I … Continue reading Demons and spirits within
Weekly Wrap I did not plan today well. I am sitting right now way past the planned time for my blog writing, after 4,5 km swim and a 1:10 hrs interval running session on the track. I shoved down a huge chunk of buckwheat and more chicken than I should have. Of course, one of … Continue reading Digging through my muscles, looking for a clue