It seems, that despite being up early and doing a nice run yesterday, I never posted about it!
I had a meeting about an hour past my office yesterday, so I had no idea what time I would be returning home. (An hour and a half because I had to go through DC.) This meant I was probably better off working out in the morning.
(Plus someone at the dinner the night before had been talking about how crazy someone there was for getting up and running 5 miles. I told him I probably would the next day – so I had to follow through!)
So at 20 minutes to 5am, my alarm went off telling me to get up. (it’s NOT 4:40 am, because I promised myself when I got out of the military that I would not get up at any time that sounded like “four” ever again.) Off I went to my treadmill. At about 3 miles, I was really bored and thought about getting off of it – but this was one of those cases where I had told someone I was going to do five miles, so I had to live up to it!
I did run in my Sauconys, as I figured 2 days of running in new shoes – I should probably return to the faithful “Standby” for my long run. It actually (other than being mind-numbingly boring) felt really good!
I was right on my traffic planning however, it did take me one hour and forty minutes to get there. (for the record, only 40 minutes to get home as there was no traffic at that hour)