As I sit here five days out from the Adirondack marathon with too much time on my hands and therefore lots of time to think, I realized something.
My marathon weather has well and truly sucked this year. 3 marathons – all different kinds of bad weather.
Does mother nature hate me?
January – Disney marathon
30 degrees at the start. In Florida. Ummm what??? Granted it did eventually (like like 3 hours in) warm up to 50. But still…was NOT prepared for that. See how cold I look?
May – Maine Coast marathon
Nor’easter. 43 at the start. Torrential downpours. And crazy winds. Gheesh…. nothing like looking like a drowned rat in all your photos. LOL
September – Adirondack marathon.
Fall. In the mountains. And look… actually don’t look because every time I DO look it goes up. And I just can’t deal.
My friend said I might need to adjust my goals. I said yeah, if it gets that bad i’m just gonna walk and sing Disney tunes.
Thank goodness there’s a lake to dive into at the end. Which is nice.
So wish me luck folks….i’m gonna need it! 🙂