Hi! We're Susannah and Laura. We're sisters who enjoy running, traveling around the world, and just generally being nerdy. One of us is a huge trapeze fan and one of us loves baseball statistics. This is kind of our public journal. We both trained for and finished our first marathon in 2011.
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- A woman? No. #byebye old favorite tv show.... #Doctor13. This sucks. 😢 2 months ago
- @rorysalad Nah. Because I forgot what time the final was. I saw the push alert on my phone & am now stalking twitter #doctor13 2 months ago
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Laura’s 2012k in 2012
Tag Archives: injury
I’ve been putting off writing my race recap, mostly because I’ve been trying to make sense of it all 1 , . I thought I’d feel a giant sense of accomplishment from finishing, but the only feeling I really have is … Continue reading
Not me. I’m not stupid. Well, I am sometimes. But that’s not what I’m referring to right now. I’m talking about my training plan for the Marine Corps Marathon, my first ever marathon, which will be on October 30. I started out … Continue reading
Six weeks before my first full marathon, the Marine Corps Marathon, I started to develop peroneal tendonitis. For those of you who aren’t MDs or haven’t had this problem before, peroneal tendonitis is an overuse injury, where the tendons that … Continue reading
I’m baaa-aack! And not in the creepy, horror-movie kind of way. Anyway, here’s the news: I got back on the treadmill tonight! Sure it was only two miles, but it was TWO WHOLE MILES. I totally get brownie points. 😀 … Continue reading
I’m getting antsy. Not the “Oh, I should really do something this evening antsy” – – but more like the “Ohmigawd, I really want to lace up the trainers right now but I can’t so I’ll surf the web” kind … Continue reading
Let’s be fair, here. I’m not usually a risk taker. Sure, I do a few activities that aren’t exactly… typical. And on Tuesday, I decided to try Extreme Trampoline at a place called Rebounderz in Sterling, Virginia. Wall to wall … Continue reading