I know we are already 10 days into 2012, but I don't think it is too late to set goals for the year. I have been thinking these over for awhile now.
2. Wear sunscreen more. Wear it on EVERY run. I have not been very good about this lately and I am a pale redhaired person that burns easily. The problem is I HATE the feel of sunscreen on my skin. Makes me want to take a shower. I am going to splurge for good stuff for my face so I don't hate it quite so bad.
3. Run 1500 miles this year. This means an average of 125 miles a month or roughly 28 miles a week. I ran just over 1000 miles last year. I didn't keep track before April and it all got deleted off my Garmin. I also didn't log all my runs over the summer in Dailymile. So it says I have 840 or so for last year but I know I had more.
5.Run faster :) I ran a lot of 800 intervals last year. This year I plan to add in mile intervals and do 400s as well. I may even try to master the dreaded tempo run.
7. Keep running clothes in my car so when the opportunity presents itself I can knock out a quick run.
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You have a great set of goals. I'm really enjoying reading everyones goal posts :)ReplyDelete
I'd like to run faster this year, too. I'm not so sure I want to train to run faster, though. Miracles can happen, right?ReplyDelete
I love reading goal posts...I definitely need to up the sunscreen as well. That's one thing I'm always really bad about!ReplyDelete
It's definitely not too late for goals! Love the Gandhi quote...that's my goal philosophy, too. I also need to remember sunscreen! And 1500 miles is a great goal, too!ReplyDelete
Great goals. I can't imagine running 1,500 miles! I definitely need to wear more sunscreen, too.ReplyDelete
2012 is going to be bada$$. Great goals.ReplyDelete
Love it! Water and books, can't go wrong there!ReplyDelete
I don't like the feel of sunscreen either - I prefer hats and long sleeves, when possible.ReplyDelete
Great goals Christy! I especially like #7. So many days during my lunch or after work I am like "man I really feel like going for a little run". But rarely do I have running clothes in my car. I am going to work on that one too. :)ReplyDelete
It is shaping up to be a great year for you!
Great goals! We read every night too! I read to everyone and then we read for 10 minutes one-on-one, it's nice, I enjoy that time!ReplyDelete
is your doggy all better?ReplyDelete
LOVE your 2012 goals! I'd like to run faster and I def wanna read to my boys EVERY night, without skipping a night! I totally tend to slack on that every now and then!
Love all of your goals!! I need to be better at reading my kids a bed time story. They love it when I make the time to do it. I hope I can run as much as you one day :)ReplyDelete
GREAT goals! I have been really slacking on my water intake lately so I'm trying to focus more on that too.ReplyDelete
I agree ... 2012 is going to be BADASS :)
These are some great goals! I need to make a few if not all of them my goals too. I definitely need to drink more water and there have ben many times when I wish that I had my running stuff in my car and didn't! Good luck with your 2012 goals!ReplyDelete
Great goals - good luck meeting them all this year!ReplyDelete
several makeup brands put sunscreen in their face lotion, you might give that a try. that's what i do. i dont put sunscreen anywhere else though i should.ReplyDelete
best wishes for these 2012 goals, i'm sure you'll rock them all :)ReplyDelete
Great goals, especially the keeping workout clothes in your vehicle. :)ReplyDelete
I have a weak spot for gummy candy too. Peach rings, those Welch's fruit chews... yum!
Love your goals-some of them are the same as mine. Although 1500 miles is not. LOL.I'm just not starting to run and using the couch25k training program. Hopefully it works. :)ReplyDelete
Great goals! I have a 1500 mile goal too.....but I didn't think to break it down to weekly or monthly...now I'm a bit scared!ReplyDelete
You have some great goals this year! Stick with it and you'll be able to hit them all.ReplyDelete
I have no doubt that 2012 will be a great and successful year for you!ReplyDelete