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10 Dreamy Destination Races

Roxy and I had such a blast traveling to Los Angeles for the LA Marathon that I cannot wait to run another destination race! After some discussion we realized that we couldn’t have as much fun as we had hoped to because the marathon was such a hefty distance and we really needed to cater to our bodies before and after the race. 976 more words

2013 Takeaways- Benefit of unexpected outcomes

It’s been over a year since we’ve updated this blog. It certainly wasn’t because 2013 was dull. In fact, it was quite the roller coaster year. 972 more words


Austin Marathon

Race: Austin Marathon
Date: 16 Feb 2014
Location: Austin, Texas
Distance: 26.2 Miles
Time: 4:20:24
Female: 401/1407
30-34 F Age Group: 82/245
Marathon # 20… 1,152 more words


Army Marathon Recap

Let me start this post by saying I am not an “experienced” marathoner. I ran my third marathon ever yesterday, with my second being only two weeks ago. 1,210 more words


How many miles in our half marathon?

The Journey 

Six months ago, I and fifty other clueless runners joined a training and support group, Run for India. Different events, reasons and sometimes peer effects led us to try this group and see how it’s different than running by yourself. 1,667 more words


38 hours to go

38 hours to go before I toe the line at Army Marathon, just two weeks after I finished in 3:21:26 at Austin Marathon. Mentally and physically, I think I’m ready, but part of me is second guessing myself. 240 more words


I Needed That

On Mondays and Wednesdays my three year old son attends preschool, which allows me to run on the treadmill while my daughter naps. I woke up at 7, feeling refreshed from going to bed earlier the night before and grabbed my much needed cup of coffee. 182 more words