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'My heart was clear' Palm Beach Gardens woman says after NYC Marathon

Maggie Maguire just asked God to get her past the stretch of the TCS New York City Marathon where she broke her foot right after the gun went off last year. 429 more words

Palm Beach Gardens

The wheels on the bus go round and round...

And yesterday mine fell off shortly after mile 10. The next 10 were handled with unusual perseverance, but the last 6.2 were a complete slugfest. 704 more words


Cancer Survivor Now Sets Sights On Conquering NYC Marathon

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Wes Turner started running when his mom was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer in 2009.

“Her mind would start to go,” he told WCBS 880’s Marla Diamond. 151 more words


The BHAG and reality

People have been asking me lately if I’m ready to run the NYC Marathon.  My response has been, “I’ll probably be ready about two weeks after November 1.”  And then we laugh… 765 more words


And sometimes it is not enough

I always enjoy the Fred’s Team 20 mile run to Coney Island despite the fact that it is 20 miles.  There are too many scenic aspects to the journey, as well as the numerous neighborhoods that are traversed.  646 more words


more than halfway there ...

Training has gone by so fast. Can’t believe there’s only 8 weeks left before Marathon Sunday! I am more than halfway there, in regards to training as well as in miles – a couple of weeks ago I ran my first half marathon run. 301 more words


It's September... WHAT?!?

This isn’t my first go round at running the New York City Marathon, yet I am always shocked in early September when I print out a calendar to track my upcoming long runs and races to see just how close the main event is.  424 more words