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An echo from the Boston bombings: Stay strong, Manchester

As someone who has not been personally affected by a terrorist attack, I would not presume to give advice to the people of Manchester on this terrible day after. 62 more words


The Boston Qualifier Questionnaire: Lee Stubblefield

Love this story from Lee who’d be running for 37 years and 25,000 miles before he qualified!


Lee Stubblefield



Age (at the time of first BQ): 265 more words

Boston Qualifier Questionnaire

How'd you do that?

Whenever I share about going from a 4:32 marathon to a 3:22, I get this question.

I wrote a post a while back about how I got faster… 363 more words

Road to BQ Week #8

As mentioned in this post, I’m attempting to get my own BQ.  I am excited to be training using again the Hansons Method.  In a nutshell, this training is based on the concept of cumulative fatigue.   456 more words



Het is jullie wellicht niet ontgaan maat ik zit momenteel met mijn pootje in het gips. Ik heb mijn voet gebroken en loop momenteel geen meter hard maar geinspireerd door een mede blogger durf ik toch weer een beetje te dromen. 549 more words


It's all part of getting older . . Or not

The ultrasound gel was warmer than I expected. The technician applied the ultrasound probe and for the next 20 minutes or so slowly and carefully moved it around my lower abdomen and groin area probing for any indication of a hernia. 894 more words


Introductions Please!

Hello! My name is Paige and I am a runner.  I run for many reasons, but mostly because I want to hold onto my sanity in this world of craziness.  252 more words

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