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Mercedes Half Marathon Race Recap 2012

I wrote most of this after I ran the race on February 13, but I figured I’d wait to post it until I took it from a tired rambling train of thought to a coherent post…. I really hate getting … Continue reading

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Once a Princess, Always a Princess

This past weekend a couple of college girlfriends and I ran the Disney Princess Half-Marathon.  I’m sure our intent was for this to be a serious half-marathon weekend – but really, it was an epic excuse for Miranda, Misty and I to … Continue reading

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2011 update: 8 weeks, 6 races, 5 PRs.

Yeah, you read that right.  I just set my fifth PR in my sixth race in 2011, and it’s only just the end of February! This morning I ran my first 10 mile race, the Adams Heart Run, and set … Continue reading

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It’s official: I love the half.

Being Valentine’s Day, it’s appropriate that I’ve fallen in love.  I’m wearing my sore muscles like an engaged woman wears her diamond ring – showing it off and happy to tell everyone about how amazing her love is. I am … Continue reading

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36 hours until my first half-marathon.

And I’m not really all that nervous. Granted,  besides the 5k last Saturday in the snow, I haven’t run in over two weeks, but I’m feeling good about the race. All thanks to a serendipitous confluence of events. I’m finally over … Continue reading

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Old goal, meet new goal.

We’ve all been told it’s a good thing to be flexible. Fortunately, I was given the genetics to be approximately 73.5% flexible. (Mentally, that is. Physically I’m working on it.) I had some goals for races in February, including my … Continue reading

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