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Race Preview: Leavenworth Oktoberfest Marathon and Half Marathon

Nestled 2 hours East of Puget Sound is the town of Leavenworth. Known as Washington’s “Bavarian Village”, it borders the Wenatchee National Forest and the Alpine Lakes Wilderness area. 291 more words

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Indian Summer Half Marathon: Recap

Alas, I am still alive and, yes, I survived my half marathon.


For those who don’t know, it was my second half marathon. As the name implies, we have and “Indian Summer”, meaning the warm weather lingers a bit here. 588 more words


Rocktober is for Running

October (Rocktober) is the most popular month for half marathons.

According to Running USA:

  • October hosted the most U.S. half-marathons (288), while January had the least (83) in 2013.
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Guest Post Race Recap: Oregon Half Marathon in Mt. Angel 9/13/14

Guest Post sent in by Gregg Leblanc:

The 2014 edition of the Oregon Half Marathon put on by Uberthons changed locations moving to Mt. Angel to tie to the 49th annual Oktoberfest. 1,435 more words

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Do's and Don'ts For Your First Half Marathon

Let’s be real… Running your first half (or first race for that matter!) can be extremely daunting and intimidating. And while, yes, some fear/adrenaline can help get you going the morning of the race, it can also leave you feeling completely drained and intimidated. 731 more words

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Signs That You Are Ready for a Marathon

Howdy folks! How are you this fine morning? For me, this morning started out with an easy 3 miler. It was also the day after my track workout and you know what that means… I didn’t turn on certain features on my watch and realized too late.  820 more words


Race Recap: Champoeg Half Marathon...A Family That Plays Together Stays Together!

Have you ever ran in a race where, despite the fact that you actually had a miserable time RUNNING the race, you remember it as one of the best or funnest races you’ve ever done? 829 more words

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