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Boston can wait.

This is the email I received 9/24 from the Boston Marathon…. I missed getting into the race by 31 seconds!!

Yes, initially, I was disappointed, angry, even disgusted. 257 more words

Queue the Marathon Pace Obsession Post…

Soooo the BAA (Boston Athletic Association) released the final group of people who are accepted into the 2015 Boston Marathon today.  They also set the cutoff time for those accepted at BQ-1:02.  569 more words

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Who Moved My Cookie?

Trust me when I say that I’m not sitting here feeling sorry for myself, but you better believe I feel tremendously disappointed that my Boston qualifying time of 3:44:26 did not gain me entry into the 2015 Boston Marathon. 247 more words

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2015 Boston Marathon: Denied

And just like that, it ended:

With a cut-off of 1 minute and 2 seconds (1:02), my -:27 just wasn’t good enough to make the cut to earn me a 2015 Boston Marathon registration. 28 more words

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Last Chance to BQ - Grand Rapids (Race Recap)

So here we are, just a little over a week out, and I’m finally getting to my race recap. I know I say this over and over again, but time really just gets away from me. 1,554 more words

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Top box bargain!

Ever looked at the price of motorcycle top-boxes? They’re eye-watering. An alternative is to use a toolbox. This hack will cost you about £30 and it has the advantage that your tent poles will fit in it! 28 more words

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Hmm... How Are Those "Resolutions" Looking Right About Now?

At the beginning of the year, I set some goals (not New Year’s resolutions–I don’t like thinking of them as that because they’re too easy to break) to accomplish in 2014. 839 more words

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