Saturday, November 1, 2008

My Kind of November Running

What a way to ring in November! I headed out the door in shorts, a short sleeve shirt and of course, sunglasses! This was at 8:55 am on November 1st and my choice of attire was ideal!

My intentions were to run my Canadian Tire route, but as I motored on, I felt strong in the morning sunshine so decided to continue past the turn-a-round point and head down into the valley. I heard the traffic in the distance but it was masked by the sound of my foot steps and steady comfortable breathing. Everything was in sync! I love it when this happens!

Going down into the valley, I knew I had to come up out of the valley but I wasn't phased by that today! This is a hill that I have yet to be able to bike all the way up! This morning, I beat the hill...keeping a steady slow pace, keeping my mind on getting to the top...I made it there, still feeling strong at the top I then carried on home!

My work is done, now I have the rest of the day ahead of me!


  1. Hmm, November 1st here in Vancouver is overcast, not sunny. I'm jealous - but I do see a bright spot in the sky over yonder... Good for you for getting the run done early so you can enjoy such a nice day!

  2. I love that feeling of haveing the run in the bag. Makes you feel great the rest of the day. BTW I am on the look out for a sunrise/set shot to match yours! You have set the bar high!

  3. I love the new header Andra!! Looking great on top of the world! Great run today, I am so jealous =)

  4. Sounds like one of those great runs. The weather here today was glorious too. By the way, thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving some kind words. The stories and pics on your blog are amazing. I look forward to reading more about your adventures.

  5. Sounds like a great way to start a new month, and love the header!!!


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