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The First Last Marathon

What makes you think you can run a marathon?

I ask myself this question during every half marathon, somewhere around mile 9.

When my legs feel alternately like lead and pudding. 379 more words


I took a runcation. You should too!

Traveling is one of my top five excuses for why I miss runs.  I love to travel, and I use any excuse I can to get away and see something new.   878 more words


Austin, TX

So I didn’t take many photos with my fancy schmancy camera on this most recent trip, so there are a few iPhone photos below!  Sometimes on vacation I have to just put the camera away and be in the moment :)  Mandy, Janie and I decided to head to Austin, TX to watch Liz run the Austin marathon – so proud of her! 306 more words

Austin Marathon winner runs race in a little over 2 hours

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Thousands of runners participated in the 25th Austin Marathon over the weekend.

Hayato Sonoda was the first place winner. Sonoda ran the entire marathon in two hours and 23 minutes. 105 more words


Road closures for the Austin Marathon

AUSTIN (KXAN) — The 25th annual Austin Marathon will be going on Sunday morning, and if you’re out on the roads you’ll likely notice.

Numerous streets will be completely and partially closed starting in the morning and some not reopening until as late as 6 p.m. 50 more words


Marathon High pushes young athletes to the finish line

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Even on Saturdays, school is in session at Marathon High. For senior Katy Pacheco, there’s nothing quite like the high of running. 272 more words


Runners, organizers prep for Austin Marathon weekend

AUSTIN (KXAN) — The 25th annual Austin Marathon and Half Marathon kicks off Sunday with a marathon expo running all weekend long. More than 15,000 runners are expected to participate. 364 more words