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9/50 – Tennessee: Country Music Half Marathon

A couple of weekends ago, I took a quick trip to Music City to run the Country Music Half Marathon (aka Rock n Roll Nashville). It was my first time down there, and I loved it — such a fun city. 1,261 more words


Nashville's Country Music Marathon

On a spring weekend in 2014, a few months after the birth of my second child, a few months after my sister Kristen settled on a gap year and a few months after my sister Laura decided to work in Goose Bay for a year, we dreamed up a sister marathon trip. 1,856 more words


Nashville Runnin'

Have you ever been to Nashville, TN?

Have you ever been to Nashville when there are 30,000 runners packed in one block downtown?

Well if you were there April 25, 2015, you know what I mean. 677 more words

Da #231 - MacAttack, Day 3

The day of the race was quite emotional.

When I decided to be part of TobyMac’s team I knew I was doing it for Tucker. 1,375 more words

Recovery Week

I found myself in quite the conundrum (at least from a training standpoint) post-Boston. I tend to usually take a few days off after a long race, but the day of the Boston marathon was also the 2 month mark until River of No Return 108k. 625 more words

Day #230 - MacAttack, Day 2

Once we arrived in Nashville and found our hotel the entire trip was much easier…well, except for a couple of things I forget about because we live in rural Iowa. 646 more words

Day #229 - MacAttack, Day 1

Well, the writing streak took a hit.  I hope you all understand – and I think you will after you read the next couple of posts. 760 more words