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20 miles...let's do this...

When I am not training for the marathon and I look back at my training, I’m always curious to know what state of mind I’m in when I am at the 20 mile mark.   614 more words


Fall Classic Marathon Training, Week 13

It’s September now. Did anyone else’s summer just fly away? This also means that my marathon is two weeks from yesterday. To say I’m feeling less than confident is an understatement, but all I can do now is trust the training.  600 more words


Labor Day Weekend: 15 miles and long runs on the treadmill

Can fall officially start now? I am ready for days when I can complete my run without the humidity looming around at 90 percent, menacingly waiting to tire me down all while drenching me in an abnormal amount of sweat. 646 more words


Running in the rain and road trips

I started this post three or four times. I wanted to rant a bit about my bad week before I described how I overcame it. Maybe make a few passive-aggressive jabs. 939 more words


Running Long and Volunteering

Happy Labor Day everyone!

I hope you all had a great weekend. As I mentioned in my last post, I decided to test myself with a ten mile run on Friday. 494 more words


Top 10 reasons I'm excited for fall!

The unofficial end to summer is here, but don’t fret, here are my top ten reasons to look forward to fall!

1. Apple cider doughnuts… 874 more words

Boston Dreaming

Boston Marathon is the mecca for marathoners.   It showcases the best marathoners from world over.

Last Saturday’s 20 mile marathon surges (along with the 8 steady miles on Friday) supposed to simulate a marathon according to Runners Connect.   119 more words

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