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Arthritis Foundation Jingle Bell Run 5K (22:33)

Pinning on a race bib takes a lot of courage, regardless of the race distance, how many races you’ve run, or your running ability. The first race back from an injury or illness is one of the toughest- you know it won’t be a breakthrough performance, and you might be nervous about re-injury or pushing too far. 792 more words

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Running For a Cause: 5Ks

An exercise routine doesn’t always have to be a mundane task completed on the same days at the same time each week. We’ve gone over the variability of bodyweight exercises, but another great way to switch up a routine is to run a 5K. 321 more words

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Race Recap: International Chicago 5k

Ahh, back in the Windy City. The hardest part of coming home for all of three days was honestly deciding on one place to eat. Do I get a vegan milkshake from the Chicago Diner? 558 more words

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A little bit of everything

Like I said before, also in Agra we met nice people. One, standing out of all of them, was Akash. He runs Jahangir Lodge. There are very simple, nice, kind of old Indian style rooms. 494 more words

I really do run a ton

Check out those Strava stats! Unfortunately, I don’t have any data from 2015, since I didn’t actually start using Strava until this August, but I do know that last year I ran somewhere around 500 miles, and as of October 5, 2016, I’ve run around 735 miles and spent the combined time of nearly 5 full days this year running alone. 226 more words

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From first to Last

With the Chicago Marathon coming up in a few short days, I wanted to take time to reflect on my very first 5k, the Hot Chocolate 5k Chicago on November 3, 2013. 617 more words

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Smokin' Fast 5K (21:28)

Last weekend, I visited my parents and jumped into the Smokin’ Fast 5K race, which is a part of the South Carolina Tobacco Festival in Lake City, SC. 954 more words

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