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Training week 3

I’ve got a new nemesis and its located at the corner of East Richardson and Central Ave in Summerville. I’ll pause while you google it. “But Michelle, there is only a parking garage located there.” 1,104 more words


How to Run Your Best Marathon—Year After Year

As fall approaches and the temperature drops, the days grow shorter and the runs grow longer. For many of us, this is marathon season. The popularity of the marathon has created a new breed of runner who believe marathon training begins 20 weeks before a race and ends on race day. 619 more words

Coach's Corner

First Thursday is this Thursday

Here is your friendly reminder that Fleet Feet PDX’s First Thursday Urban Adventure Run is this Thursday!

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When: Thursday, August 4, 2016 (see future dates below) 296 more words

Portland Metro Running

First Thursday is this Thursday

Well, friends, it’s official. Summer is almost over. But there is still one First Thursday Urban Adventure Run on the calendar for 2016, so be sure to add it to your schedule! 215 more words

Portland Metro Running

Race Preview: 2016 Beat Beethoven's 5k (Bend)

The second annual Beat Beethoven’s 5k takes place in Bend on Sunday, August 21st. The premise is simple: When the 5k starts, Beethoven’s 5th symphony starts playing. 251 more words


Kudos to Kinvara

My progression through running shoes has led me from one brand to another over the course of 11 years. I started out chasing boys in an old pair of navy blue converse around a gravel track. 829 more words

Getting my Fleet Feet

Getting back into the training mindset has not been easy. Truth be told, after the Kentucky Derby I was a bit burnt out and thought I may be sent out to pasture. 383 more words