Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Today I ran to the beach and back. It was chilly and windy, but with my scarf and mittens on at the start I stayed warm enough. Although it wasn't into the wind today was a bit of a slog. Grand Street has stoplights every block or two at the north end of the island, and I haven't decided if that is convenient or not. I guess when the run is feeling kind of rough going stoplight to stoplight and getting a 20 second break while you wait for the light to change is kind of nice. My left knee was kind of tweaked after Monday's run, but today seemed ok. It got a little tweaked mid run but is ok now. I am wondering if it is because these two runs were mostly on sidewalk, and I haven't done that before. The nice thing about the sidewalks I did notice is that they are set far enough back that the driveways aren't sloping over them. Still they are concrete. Runnng different routes is kind of fun! And it is cool to decide I am going to run to the beach and back, and then do it.