31 Aug '17, 12am

A Story Of Tackling Pre-Wedding Jitters With Running A Marathon

A Story Of Tackling Pre-Wedding Jitters With Running A Marathon

Our newest blogger, Stephanie Hoppe of Hoppe Feet , shares a race memory from two years ago, when she and her then-fiance ran a marathon one week before their wedding. Race Lesson Learned Running a marathon the week before your wedding is probably a BIT ambitious. Race: Quebec City Marathon/Marathon des Deux Rives Date: August 30, 2015 Location: Quebec City, QC Canada My Time: 3:58:00 It was seven days before our wedding. Instead of obsessing over last-minute details and finalizing wedding logistics, Matt and I were devising our race strategy and carbo-loading. We had decided to rid ourselves of pre-wedding anxiety by doing what we do best: running a marathon. Related: Wedding Ideas For Runner Nerds Our pre-wedding race idea was also fueled by necessity. We both wanted to qualify for Boston, and this was our last chance to do so for the 2016 race. Because of our limited ti...

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