I remember being about 11 years old and playing Gold Medal Challenge ’92 on my Nintendo. Between games, they would break in and talk about your country’s marathon runner, their current place, and pace. I remember thinking “Wow. That is something I will never be able to do. You would have to be a super hero to do that!” Well, last week I proved that theory incorrect when I crossed the finish line at the 2013 Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon and became a marathoner! At the end of my training, I started to believe that I would crush...Read More
Month: October 2013
This has been on my mind a bit the last few days as I finished prepping for my marathon. Could be another mantra when I need a...Read More
When I first started writing this blog post a little over a day ago, it was titled “Missing Emotion: Pre-marathon Nothingness.” I was so overwhelmed with stress from work and life through my taper, I barely had a chance to think about running my first marathon. I am a little mad as I feel cheated over missing the excitement leading up to this event, but I am happy that anxiety hasn’t hit me like a ton of bricks yet. Just over two weeks ago, I was eager to start my taper. I had hit 22 miles in my training...Read More
My name is Josh Zeigler and live in Powell, Ohio. I am a family guy, tech geek, sports nut, Disney addict, and amateur triathlete. This is my personal blog site and digital playground. Here, I write about my life and anything that is on my mind...