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Our Diamond in the Rough

By Zerline Hughes

By a miracle, I was able to purchase my very little own piece of the nation’s capital. We’re one exit from Maryland off of I-295 and depending where you face, we can stare across the street into Prince George’s County, Md. 658 more words

District Love

It’s time to hit the trails!

Since a few of my fearless friends have agreed to conquer this death race with me in August, it occurs to me that I should probably reacquaint myself with the dirt. 264 more words

Juggernaut ESF Night Ride Crew Finds Human Head in Backpack

The Juggernaut ESF night ride crew found a human head in a backpack during their weekly nocturnal training mission. Upon turning the backpack in to Sgt. 85 more words


Uptown, Uphill

Hill running sucks. There. I said it.

Yesterday morning’s training was tough. The LLS / TNT schedule I’m following called for 4 miles of hills yesterday. 278 more words

Two For Tuesday


Occasionally, a runner experiences “runner’s high” and it’s legit. Everything is in sync — arms, legs, ankles, feet, mind. You’re in autopilot. For me, it feels as if I’m gliding along effortlessly on a plane of ice. 445 more words

Weekend Run

Hades & Harissa

When it feels like Hades outside sometimes you need a little incentive to run. With that in mind, my roommate/teammate/partner in crime Erica and I decided to end our run somewhere we could recover with some good food. 298 more words

Adams Morgan

Grocery Shop on June 18 to Help Rock Creek Songbirds

On Wednesday, June 18 your grocery dollars can not only stock your fridge, but also support local conservation efforts. Whole Foods Market in Tenleytown will contribute five percent of the store’s total sales that day to Rock Creek Songbirds. 239 more words