Running longer and faster… a few thoughts…

Rotterdam M Day: 2:57:25…

Double-Wow…After unhappy stomach yesterday and this morning, carbo loading plans in the rubbish-bin…it required a serious change of plans… Turned out well… Second sub3! Feels good 🙂

Need some resting now…Stomach really not in the game and would need a serious butt-massage right now (I know, sounds funny but it feels like cramping… So no, not funny!). Feeling a but hungry too, which is quite unusual so close after a marathon… Will start food-hunting after legs-resting 😉

Lots of thanks for constant support and kind words of encouragements. This feels so great to have crossed the finish line, once more and with a alike (I think…).

* Quick body check: apart from the butt-cramps (seriously, where does these come from??), feeling fine. Of course tired legs, little sensitive heels, but after this distance, this is expected, right?

8 responses

  1. Double awesome

    April 13, 2014 at 4:43 pm

  2. Congratulations and wow!!!!! HHH-OOO-WWW-??? Can’t wait for a recap, hope you write one.

    April 13, 2014 at 6:34 pm

    • Thanks! A little bit unsure still how this went, but it did happen…

      April 15, 2014 at 7:31 pm

  3. Duktiga K! Fantastiskt av dig! Det är många lopp för din del, kul! Japp, nu blir det cykel för mig i veckan. Tyvärr känns det som det kommer bli segdraget men jag håller tummarna. Se till att återhämta dig nu! Kram!

    April 13, 2014 at 9:16 pm

    • Tack, Tove! Att springa lopp är så himla roligt 🙂
      Inte säkert det blir cykling denna vecka, men så snart jag kan det då cyklar jag åt dig 😉
      Lite återhämtning först…

      April 15, 2014 at 7:32 pm

  4. Congratulations!! I noticed booty cramps or rather just plain aching booty after increasing my mileage and not doing as much strength training. 🙂

    April 13, 2014 at 9:58 pm

    • Thanks!
      Well, you maybe have a point here (regarding the booty cramps). But I was thinking it might have been linked to “too much” rehab exercises…
      btw it was gone by the end of race day 🙂
      (and will have to ensure strength training is back on the menu…)

      April 15, 2014 at 7:33 pm

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