For Englisch version please scroll down….. Um etwas Abwechslung und Action in meine Läufe zu bringen, wollte ich mal das Trail Running ausprobieren – und habe mich gleich für einen Lauf bei Trampelpfadlauf.de angemeldet. Das sind praktisch Laufgruppen mit einem Guide, so dass man da einfach nur hinterher rennen muss und sich nicht verläuft (bzw. nebenher – ich… Read More The First Time Trail Running
————- Deutsche Version weiter unten —————- The day had finally come – my first ever halfmarathon! And lord, was I scared.. Scared, excited, nervous, regretfull…Why did I sign up for that? But first let me tell you , that I’ ve had a major performance drop during the past weeks and couldn’t really train much… Read More Mainz – My First Halfmarathon – Mein erster Halbmarathon
Last year I kind of learned how to snowboard – or at least I managed to get down the slope and to do turns without falling down all the time. Learning was –and still is – a hard process and I think everybody who snowboards knows what I am talking about. It’s exhausting to get… Read More Shredding the Gnar! Riding Copious Amounts of White Pow so Hard That Others Are in Awe… Or in Other Words: Trying to Snowboard Decently
Running experts on the internet recommend that before attempting a big race like a half marathon, you should get some racing experience by taking part at smaller city runs. I always wondered, why? If you are able to run a certain distance, why would you need to do it with a bunch of other people?… Read More A Runner’s Diary – My First City Run / Struggle It Up / Call My Name Bitch!
Although I have been working out and jogging for some years yet, I only recently started trying to enhance my pace and the distances in order to accomplish my first half marathon next year. And even though noone may read this, I’ll use my blog to write down the ups and downs, experiences and frustrations… Read More A Runner’s Diary – Pacing It up for the Half Marathon
I’ve always wanted to go on a long bike ride. Preferably without any hills or major exhaustion…. And now the day had come. Since I have shit tons of leave days left, but not really enough money for “real” vacations this time, I decided to take my husband on a bike trip back to my… Read More Long Ass Bike Ride
Ahhh, holidays – my favourite days. Sun, beach, cities, adventure! Although adventure please only in nice ways, right?! Well, guess you can’t have it all. I know it was a bit risky to drive down to Italy in a 1998 Golf III that sometimes has trouble starting, but seriously… how unlikely was it that it… Read More Breakdowns in Peschiera Del Garda – of Cars, Bikes and Blisters
Dear me, I see you have been letting yourself go in the past few weeks. Mexican food, Romanian food, food at family parties, Milka cocolate cakes at work. And what’s the deal with your obsession about cereal? Do you need to have that twice a day? I see that new little fat roll on your belly… Read More Get Your Lazy Ass in Shape!
Snowboarding is so much fun – if you know how to do it. The learning phase is literally a pain in the ass… So, I went on a trip to Austria with my fellow co-workers to board the shit out of those foggy hills. Only have I overestimated my boarding skills I gained seven years ago,… Read More Boarding in the Snow – Of Turns and Determination