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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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Bad Blogger!

So I’ve been a bad blogger lately. In my defense, I ran the Houston Marathon on January 15, which led to the inevitable ‘marathon brain’ for a day or so, in which I can’t seem to hold on to a … 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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