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Training Days: I peed in the woods

Last Wednesday’s run started a downward spiral of three successive, not-so-good but not-terrible workouts. Well. I say not terrible. Thursday’s swim session was the worst of all time but I will get to that in a later post. 860 more words


The Running Whys - Mark Leger

This is the 17th story in a series profiling runners who will compete in the 20th anniversary running of Emera Marathon By the Sea Marathon in Saint John. 975 more words


Registration reminder for Silver Falls Marathon (and other distances)

Here’s the important information: Registration for the Silver Falls Marathon, Half Marathon, 50k, and 7-miler opens on August 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM sharp!

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Half Marathon

My Running App. is Mocking Me! Pace Training Stinks!

Pushing forward today drenched in the hot desert sunlight wasn’t easy. With every step I took, my mind fought and begged-’slow down and relax’ but the October deadline for 13.1 miles loom. 283 more words

Runner's Review - Asics Running Rucksack

Running in the summer is great, nice weather, getting a tan and a more positive mentality. However the big issue is staying hydrated. When I first started running longer distances I carried a bottle only this was both annoying and uncomfortable – I have very small hands and they got tired quickly (poor hands). 536 more words


28 Reasons Why You Should Run (chocolate is one of them!)

Why do you run? I love to answer this question with a different response each time. Here are the top 28 reasons why I go out for a run and why you should too: 306 more words


Why do we do this to ourselves?

I remember back in April 2013, thinking, Why? why do I continue to do this when it clearly isnt fun?

Training & Fitness