Monthly Archives: May 2013

Heavy Legs

Finally, the weather was sunny yesterday—this eternal rain was really bringing me down! Time for a little run … I had done some strength training the evening before (some sit-ups and press-ups in front of the TV, where my favorite … Continue reading

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When Certain People Bring You Down

I received a phone call from a former friend yesterday; he had already tried to call me on my birthday and left a message he would like to chat sometime. He had been my tutor when I became member of … Continue reading

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Overview of Recent Exercise Activities

It’s been a while since my last entry! Not having regular access to the Internet is really annoying in terms of blogging … I have been traveling a lot recently and had a lot of work; in addition, I have … Continue reading

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A Quick Update …

… before I leave for an extended weekend! 🙂 I had a beautiful run on Sunday. Perfectly flat, sunny, warm—I enjoyed myself a lot! The around 11k passed like no time at all, and I got my first little sunburn … Continue reading

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Row Until You Bleed

No, don’t worry, it was not that bad! Yesterday, we had high water again, with a pretty strong current. So our club president recommended running “for experienced and strong rowers only.” As I had received a personal note from him … Continue reading

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Holiday—No Time for Exercise

The first of May was a source of frustration: Because I had two deadlines approaching, I spent all day in the office, despite beautiful weather. This really sucks, and I hate days like this. But sometimes you just cannot help … Continue reading

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Training Summary: April 2013

Another month has passed—time for a summary! Altogether, this month comprised 18 training units (the month before, it was five more, but including the combined units of running to the fitness hall, weight lifting, and using the indoor rowing trainer)—one … Continue reading

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Rowing With a Guest

Yesterday was a short and rainy training unit—but a special one: we had a guest whose plan is to row all rivers of the country. So yesterday it was our home river’s turn! Unfortunately, it was pouring, and only one … Continue reading

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