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Race the Landing New Year's 5K (22:18)

I don’t really celebrate New Year’s.

In 2005, Clay and had just started dating a few months before. On New Year’s Eve, my grandma (who we called MaMa) was in the hospital in Florence and not doing well. 1,212 more words

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Looking back at 2014 and forward to 2015

Last year saw some ups and downs with my running, racing, and all things fitness related.

In 2014, I started training more seriously. I switched to a gym with equipment better suited to my non-running goals. 1,516 more words


Nexton Cocoa Cup 5K (23:09)

“There’s no such thing as a good run that is fluke. But you can have fluke bad runs.”
-Jack Daniels, running author and coach

Good days usually come out of nowhere, and bad days do too. 842 more words

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Abilene Runner's Club YMCA Resolution Run

The fourth annual YMCA Resolution Run will be held at the Redbud YMCA in Abilene on January 1st, 2015. The 1 mile fun run will start at 10:30 A.M., and the 5k will start at 11:00 A.M. 44 more words


Here it is. Finally a blog.

Ok. Ok.  Hold on to your pants.  Here it is.  A blog.  Yes!!! I know you are excited. I am too.  All of my fitness post are going to be rolled into this one small(HUGE) blog.  513 more words


Running For Horses Not Cancer With Ribbons Upon My Shirt

Today I was signed up to run the Santa Hustle. I was to run for the American Cancer Society’s DetermiNation program. I had ribbons to attach to my shirt, ribbons in memory of loved ones lost. 259 more words

I'd Run for Food

First things first, I hope that everyone had a happy Thanksgiving!

Other things first: I ran my very first Thanksgiving day turkey trot this year, which was also my first race since busting my foot in the last race that I ran. 736 more words