I’m not a hard-core runner, but I do run and I enjoy it. I thought it’d be cool to give myself a mileage goal to achieve by the end of the year. So here goes, my 2013 running goal is:
That breaks down to about 10 miles a week, give or take. I’m pretty sure to some this is an easy feat, but to others it’s not. This is a milestone, and I plan to reach it by the end of the 2013. Who’s coming with me?!
Who’s in?! I’ll post updates here and there on where I’m at with mileage, and just about my running progress in general.
To keep track and stay on-point, I’ve downloaded a couple apps on my phone. I received recommendations from friends and other folks online but I couldn’t decide which one to go with, so I’m starting with two and we’ll see how they work out. Both apps are free and available for both Android and iPhones. In addition both apps can be used to track and map mileage, set, track and achieve fitness goals and to connect with friends via the applications with sharing capabilities to social network sites like Facebook and Twitter. So, the apps I got are
Both are very similar and so far there are things I like and dislike about each of them. In my Running Goal Updates you’ll also hear I’m liking/disliking the apps.
Need motivation? A while back I had a blog post with a bunch of running quotes. You can find them HERE.
And my favorite running quote is: