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Recovering from the Boston Marathon

Nearly two weeks after I ran the Boston Marathon, I feel great. Definitely back in the running groove. I took the first week completely off of running and only walked and did marathon sessions (ha ha) of housecleaning. 383 more words


Race recap: 2016 Race For The Roses 5K

A good cause (Albertina Kerr), a (somewhat) unique downtown Portland course, great organization, and a convenient setting are all part of what make Race For The Roses… 583 more words


Metaphorical Heels

Weeks 2 and 3 of Half Marathon training are complete and I am now half way through Week 4 – time is zipping along very quickly. 652 more words


Race Preview: 2016 Youngberg Hill Half (10K and 5K)

I remember when I started running, there was one race in McMinnville. Now there are almost a dozen, many following pieces of routes I have been running for 20 years. 262 more words


A thank you to Vikki's Runner Friends

As part of a thank you to my friends who contribute to my Facebook running group I put together this show-reel of pictures from the last couple of months of racing successes and more….


Race Recap: 2016 Blooms to Brews Half Marathon

I always procrastinate with spring events. It’s not because I don’t love events, actually quite the opposite, but the weather is always questionable and makes me hesitate committing to an event. 891 more words

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Race Preview: Race Against Child Abuse on April 30th

Lace up for an important cause on Saturday, April 30th with the Race Against Child Abuse in St. Helens. This run offers a Half Marathon, 10K, 5K and 1-mile family walk and… 418 more words