[107 days to go] I’m at that point again, where I come to a new phase of this running journey and I start itching to make a change (however slight). Usually when I want to mix things up I make a purchase of some sort, be it a watch or a pair of shorts. My most recent quest is for a water receptacle of some kind, since I’m well acquainted with the mind-numbing, rip-your-throat-out, Idon’tthinkI’mgoingtomakeit feeling of utter dehydration during a long run.
So. Here is my thought:
And now this is where I ask for help from the loyal readership… I desperately need fashion advice. I’m all for gadgets and gizmos that enhance a run (aside from steroids, of course) but I’ve always had trouble with that fine line of what is just too much. I’ve seen runners wearing fuel belts, and numerous runners’ websites post sparkling review after sterling recommendation for these cumbersome and social life-staunching belts… but I need your advice. Any words of wisdom from runners who love/hate the belt, or have other watering techniques are welcome! And please – stop laughing. I can hear you guffawing from here.