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Beautiful Race Bling to Treat Yourself After Your Marathon

Jewelry from Erica Sara Designs offers multiple ways to celebrate your accomplishments and to beat post-race blues.

Many people start running so they can lose weight, fit into their skinny jeans, or prepare for bathing suit season. 266 more words


Chicago Marathon Bound!

You know you’re in for all the fun in the world when one of your dearest college friends and running pals emails you the following: 154 more words


Running update - aiming for the 20 mile run ...

I had a very good start to the week commencing 7 April, with a 16 mile run that included the Thames path near the Wetlands Centre and finishing in Putney.  294 more words


A Long Trip and the Mothership of all Expos

It took us about 2 extra hours to get to our destination of Braintree, MA, because of stupid traffic near DC and Baltimore. We drove a total of 15 hours.  1,039 more words


The Boston Marathon: One Year Later

April 15, 2013. 10:30 AM. My alarm cuts through the silence of my quiet dorm room. I lay in bed for a little until I get the motivation to finally move.  1,156 more words


The Beer Mile (or how I woke up covered in glitter with a hangover)

For those of you unfamiliar with the concept of a Beer Mile, let me explain it: everyone starts at the same time, you chug a beer, run 1/4 of a mile, chug another beer, run another 1/4 of a mile, and so on until you finish your mile and end up drinking 4 beers. 312 more words


Run Less, Eat More - Carb Loading

I didn’t post this at the time because I was a little too focused with eating carbs and worrying about the big day but hopefully this will be useful to anyone who wants to know what to do and more importantly what to eat a week before a marathon. 965 more words