30 miles. 30th birthday. January 30. The perfect set up for reaching a new decade and attempting a first ultra marathon. Four months of minimalist-inspired training and after quick hugs from Cristina (mega-talented sister), Rachel (a close friend since college), Jackie whom I know through Rachel, and Jen (wife extraordinaire), off I ran from Franklin Steele Park in Minneapolis. 1,347 more words
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First off, it’s Autumn (sort of as it doesn’t technically start until the 23rd of Sept, but whatever) and I got to kick my morning off with pumpkin munchkins from Dunkin’ Donuts! 816 more words
Before visiting, the only things I associated with Chester were the Romans and Hollyoaks, shameful I know, but Wow what a city….
I was lucky enough to be staying with family who live about half an hour outside of Chester and they were more than happy to show me around. 954 more words