Tag Archives: MCM

Laura’s Marine Corps Marathon race recap (finally!)

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

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An early morning run, upcoming races, and my 2011 goal.

You may have noticed that since completing my very first marathon  on October 30, the blog has been a little quiet.  That’s what happens when work and life get crazy! Since the MCM, I’ve moved apartments.  I now live soveryclose to Carly that … Continue reading

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Three Things Thursday: Hodgepodgery and such.

Thank goodness I’ve made it to Thursday!  This week is just creeping by… Today’s 3TT is kind of a hodgepodge of things that are going on in my life right now. One: I’m a winner! (Courtesy of Heather over at RunningWithSass.com) … Continue reading

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Race Recap: Marine Corps Marathon

Alternate title: My first marathon! Alternate title: Holy crap! I can’t believe it! Alternate title: Ouch. Let’s start with the best news first: I DID IT!!! I *FINISHED*. I completed the Marine Corps Marathon. I have to be honest, the … Continue reading

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Dear Marine Corps Marathon…

Dear 36th Annual Marine Corps Marathon, It’s been a long journey to get to you. A couple of years ago, I found myself unhappy with my lack of energy and my semi-addiction to diet coke.  I was unmotivated to move.  … Continue reading

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Game. On.

I’ve been counting down to the 36th Marine Corps Marathon for weeks now. I’ve been a little obsessive, actually.  Now, we’re down to the final 24 hours.  (Eeeep!!) Yesterday, L and I went to the MCM Expo at the DC … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Musings: My Taper Madness.

Now that it’s fall, or marathon season, Taper Madness is sweeping the nation.  (Not to be confused with Tapir Madness.)  The Taper is the decrease in miles run in the three weeks prior to a longer race, such as a … Continue reading

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