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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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Short and Sweet – My Mantra for the Houston Marathon

My Inspiration: “Your body will argue that there is no justifiable reason to continue. Your only recourse is to call on your spirit, which fortunately functions independently of logic.” – Tim Noakes And My Mantra: “Pain is temporary. Regret is forever.” … Continue reading

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Red Nose Run 10mi – Race Recap

Well, I said I’d never run the Red Nose Run in Birmingham again because of how badly mis-managed the 5k was in 2010. But seeing as the race has a 10 mile distance and it’s exactly 8 days before the … Continue reading

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NorthFace Endurance Challenge Recap

Saturday, June 4, was beautiful.  Gorgeous.  We’d been having some seriously H-O-T weather here in DC, so I was afraid my relay team was going to get fried at the NorthFace Endurance Challenge (DC).  Lucky for us, it was perfect! … Continue reading

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I need a ruling…

I’ve run two races in 2011, and it’s already glaringly obvious that I really need a Garmin Running Watch.  Neither of these races (or many of the other races, for that matter) have seemed to be able to record my finish … Continue reading

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