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2017 Steamtown Marathon Recap!

To finish a marathon, you have to respect the distance and do the training.  To PR in the marathon, you have to do better training and commit to your goal. 1,612 more words

Slice of Life

Fall in Boston: boots, sweaters, pumpkin spiced lattes, colorful leaves…not quite fall 2017! Despite some adventurous Columbus Day weekend hikes like this:

Summer has lingered and we are getting headlines like this: 319 more words


Bittersweet Gratitude... 

Today is bittersweet. I feel a mixture of gratitude as well as sadness. The reason why… is because the BAA announced the 2018 Boston Marathon cutoff time Wednesday and it was higher than it has ever been.?!??. 450 more words


Boston Registration Frenzy

This past May I finally hit a BQ. I was ecstatic. Not only did I qualify for the Boston Marathon, but I had a 12 minute cushion! 754 more words


The Mouseman Diaries - Part three - ode to a dead mouse.

It’s going up for midnight now on a  wet Friday night and the house is quiet. In fact I have the house to myself, and I’m enjoying it. 1,066 more words


Getting Over Heartbreak and Dream Redemption

Mile 13 at Boston 2016

Backstory: On April 18, 2016 I ran a 3:12:48 to secure my 3rd consecutive Boston Marathon medal and 6th marathon finish, with a nearly 9 minute PR. 2,553 more words