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Blood, Sweat and Pain

For those of you who follow me on social media, you may have seen me post about the fact that I’ve been dealing with what I thought were anterior shin splints during my marathon training.  Over the past few weeks, I have seen my orthopedist for X-rays and an MRI.  The good news is I don’t have shin splints! 439 more words


Training update: Wineglass Marathon

This time it’s been a battle

I have certainly had much more productive training for the Wineglass Marathon than I did for the Boston Marathon… 616 more words


Happy Birthday Tug!

On this day in 1944, Tug McGraw was born in Martinez California.

So, today might be a good day to head on over to my page and make a little donation in his honor! 106 more words


Andrew Whitacre's Annapolis Ten Mile Race Report

Andrew Whitacre took the journey from Alexandria, VA to Annapolis, MD to participate in the 39th edition edition of the Annapolis Ten Miler.  Andrew was training through this race all-the-way in his preparation for the Marine Corps Marathon this fall.   531 more words


T minus 2 months until MY FIRST MARATHON!

It’s been a while since I’ve been able to dedicate consistent time to this blog.  This summer has been rewarding and busy.  My family even had the chance of a lifetime to visit Rome and embark on a Mediterranean Cruise.  252 more words

Monthly Goals

MCM '14 Training Weeks 8 & 9 - Lots of Long Runs!

Hello again!  Sorry for my lapse in posting last week.  I made my way back home from San Diego, regathered my kiddos, and mentally dealt with the fact that it was my last few weeks of summer.   1,089 more words

On Training

I'm Baaaaack!

Hello, everyone! I’m back from my Scotland trip, and I cannot wait to share my adventures with you all. Part of the coursework for the class was to create a travel blog recapping the journey. 145 more words