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Target Pace- Aspen Valley Half Marathon

Two weekends from now I will be finishing up the Revel Rockies Marathon, and hopefully be celebrating with a nifty BQ.  First things first, however…. 356 more words


I took my hero on my racecation to Fairfield, Connecticut

Maybe I’m an old soul, but I love riding the Amtrak by myself. It’s a chance to daydream, read, nap — really anything I don’t get to do at home because I’m distracted by all my responsibilities. 429 more words

Health And Fitness

Another beginning

I hit the road thinking of an 8k but a mile into the run, I wanted to crunch it to a 6k.

Then I just went on, no watch and no distance marker. 32 more words


Run didn't happen

Today was supposed to be the start of the fixed plan but I did not run.
Yesterday evening I did something very out of character. I fixed up to go this morning with a running acquaintance . 156 more words


Bethany's First Half Marathon Recap

For those who enjoy reading race recaps, or if you’ve forgotten what it is like to run your first half marathon, stop by my friend Bethany’s blog… 29 more words


Inspired by Another Stranger...

Sometimes motivation and inspiration come unexpectedly, from people we’ve never met…

I wrote those words over a year ago, as runners here at home and around the world reacted to news of the untimely death of Meg Menzies, a young mother of three who was tragically hit and killed by a car and driver during her early morning training run for Boston. 793 more words

Fix the days, the runs will happen.

Took the legs out this morning. The head was reluctant but it came along for the ride. A short 4k that felt really long. The form felt all wrong and breathing was out of sync but this is typical when I am not regular. 78 more words