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MCM 10K (virtual) Recap

A good chunk of runners will say that their dream race is Boston.

Mine is Marine Corps Marathon. Or Leadville but that’s another story.

2020 being what it is, I decided to register for the virtual version of the MCM 10K. 327 more words


10 Days into 10k training & How I got faster by not listening

10 days and five runs later, I’m excited to announce that I am officially on a runner’s high. It’s a real thing. It feels like actually being high minus the physical side effects and slowed intelligence. 417 more words


Racing is Training.

Another weekend, another 10k. 

It’s the first time I’ve done back to back races in I don’t know how long, and the first time ever that both of those races have been at the 10k distance. 379 more words


Week In Review - The Corona Chronicles Part 31

Last week of my half term break. It’s been so good to have a bit of time to myself after a really tiring term, and I fully expect even more to come at me in the weeks ahead. 1,712 more words


Winning means different things to different people

On a chilly October day in October, 1983, I stood on the starting line of a race in downtown Oak Park, Illinois. It was fifty degrees outside. 695 more words


Homemade Run Disney - A (Virtual) Magic Moment

Oh 2020. Remember when I thought I was going to have Disney-filled year? Turns out that wasn’t to be, and although my miracle trip to… 1,424 more words


Race Preview: 2020 Run Like Hell (Virtual Race)


Run Like Hell has been one of my favorite races every fall. The course shifted last fall from downtown Portland to Troutdale, with a finisher’s celebration at McMenamins Edgefield. 277 more words