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Fall Marathon: One Woman's Loss Is Another Woman's Gain!

On March 13, I entered the lottery for the 2015 Marine Corps Marathon on a whim.  I did it after a close friend of mine told me that her sister, who is in the military, was getting her a guaranteed bib as a 40th birthday present.   903 more words


Marathon Training Plan

Hi hi hi! Look at me…two posts in one week! I hoping that by posting about my marathon training, some of you readers out there can help me be accountable and stick with it! 690 more words


Digging the dirt for MCM

Another Mother’s Day has come and gone. I have a few more pieces of art to decorate our house with and had a wonderful snack of an apple, doughnut and boxed juice. 429 more words

Goals And Accomplishments

Marine Corps 17.75K Race Recap

The Race That’s Explicitly Organized to Offer Runners Guaranteed Access to the Marine Corps Marathon

After finishing the Richmond Marathon, I knew I wanted to keep a tradition, or at least try and keep the tradition, of running at least one marathon a year. 2,090 more words


Marathon Training: Week 6, Day 3

Miles: 2 (should have been 3)

Average Pace: unsure, I walked a bit

Feeling: not in the mood to run

Comments: it was one of those morning that my legs just didn’t want to cooperate. 61 more words


Marathon Training: Week 6, Day 2

Miles: 2

Average Pace: 10:54m/m


Comments: added some speed drills


I Caught the Bug

I have decided to run the 2015 Marine Corps Marathon!

It’s official, I’m no longer going to just be half crazy!!!! Although, my husband may argue that I’ve always been completely crazy… 293 more words