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Running Atlanta - A Race Recap

I must admit that I enjoy a good race through city streets surrounded by tall buildings.  Throw in some historic sites along the way, and I’m in love.   1,926 more words

Ironman Training

The Biggest Training Weeks are Now Complete!

This post originally started off with the title, last big week starts tomorrow, that changed to today, and then yesterday! Well, my last big week actually finished today, it was so big in fact that I couldn’t even get around to finishing this post for an entire week. 1,621 more words


LA Marathon Race Report

Well, so much for tracking my every step through marathon training. I can’t believe I haven’t posted since the beginning of the year! I promise that my training was more structured and consistent than my blogging habits. 930 more words


Day: 77

Days to Go: 28

Today’s Run: 18 miles

I don’t have much wisdom on my last few running weeks; it’s been pretty steady, though I had a lower mileage week last week in preparation for a hilly half last Sunday (success, 1:52:46!). 190 more words

New Balance Fresh Foam Boracay Review

In search of new shoes, I checked my options by first looking at brands I hadn’t tried yet. But that idea that quickly over turned when I laid eyes on New Balance’s update to the 980 Fresh Foam. 817 more words

Sadly, Flight 9525 just another senseless tragedy.

As German officials, airline investigators, and law officers  scramble to find answers into the deadly crash of Flight 9525, families of flight passengers and the general public are slowly and reluctantly beginning to accept this incident as just another senseless tragedy. 1,211 more words

World News

Hello there

It takes a certain type of insanity to register for a marathon. To knowingly commit to months of training, miles of sucking, plenty of lost toenails, and perhaps chaffed nipples. 183 more words