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Plan for Next Half Marathon

My next race is the San Diego Holiday Half Marathon on December 28th.  It is only 5 weeks away, so I’ve decided not to put a formal training plan together.   265 more words


Working it Out!

Thanksgiving week is my favorite week of the year because Thanksgiving is my FAVORITE holiday!  I love Thanksgiving, the food, the smell, the food, the binge, the treats, the seconds, the food, etc.   155 more words

Philadelphia Half Marathon: Sub-2. Check.

My training paid off! In mid-ish October, one of my coworkers and I came to the scary realization that the Philly half marathon was in 6 weeks. 545 more words

Marathon Training Diary - Week 4

I’m feeling a little conscious that I hadn’t blogged for ages, and now that I’m back to blogging weekly its in the form of this tedious training diary. 902 more words


Donington Park Half Marathon

This is a race I wasn’t sure whether or not I wanted to enter or not. It was one month since I did a marathon, and only a week since I last did a 10K race so I wasn’t that sure if it was a good idea or not. 1,204 more words


Happy Tears on Grace Street (a Half Marathon Recap...)

Let me start with the spoiler: last weekend I completed my second half marathon, finishing the American Family Fitness Half Marathon in 3:25:11.  I ran the same race as my first ever half marathon two years ago in 3:06:50, and earlier this summer, I wrote about my plans to use this race to stage a running comeback and prove to myself that 2012 was not a fluke, an irrational thought perhaps but an honest one. 1,188 more words

So that didn't happen... but something else is!

Life gets in the way, things happen, and I procrastinated training for the 2015 Disney Marathon.

So let’s get over that.

I have decided, as of a few weeks ago, to join the lovely crew at Team in Training to support The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. 90 more words