Now that I’m all settled in a new place, here’s one of the posts that’s been sitting around…
The last year has been a bit unusual for me.
Over the past 3-4 years, I’ve pretty much PRed every race I’ve run.
If not a new PR, I’ve run exactly the same time as my then-PR (twice! Once in back to back half marathons and another with 5Ks that were a year apart). Disregarding races when coming back from injuries of course.
So the Boston Marathon was a bit of an anomaly.
Add into that, Boston is Boston. It’s a race full of fast people that some of us (who are young or not serial Boston runners) have dreamed the ‘if only one day I can be fast enough to run it’ dream.