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2014 - Rock and Roll Chicago Half Marathon - 2:00:35

Race Takeaway: An exhausting night = a punishing race

Before I get to talking about the race here is the rest of my training plan: 1,029 more words


#4 - Illinois


I decided on this race in Chicago because I had the itch to fly again, use my medallion status and rack up a few extra miles before the Sky Mile changes all but box me out from Silver status starting next February thanks to their new $2500 spending rules.  2,598 more words

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The San Francisco Marathon: Finishing Strong with a PR!

When I ran the first half of the San Francisco Marathon in 2012, I NEVER imagined that I would be able to finish the full marathon. 276 more words


Race to the End of Summer - A Great Way to Help Fight Cancer!

Going on it’s 5th year, I plan on running again in the Race to the End of Summer 10k event in San Jose, California which helps benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. 94 more words


High and Low

Today was filled with highs and lows…the high was this morning during my HM training run.  The program called for 30 min workout alternating 5 min run/1 walk.   206 more words

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Half Marathon Training Day 5: 10k went ok!

Well I intended to write this post on Friday but since its no Monday obviously I forgot! So Friday was the day of my 6 mile long run. 264 more words

4 Bridges Training {Week 1}

Today is my first official day of half-marathon training! From now on, I will be posting my training plan at the beginning of each week. I am loosely following… 101 more words