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24 April - 3 x 16 minute race pace blocks


After 48 hours rest, it was time to get out again in my quest to go sub-90 at the Leeds Half Marathon in 16 days. 235 more words


Double Agent reporting for duty!

Back when I began my running journey during the Summer of 2010, I had no idea where it would take me.  I truly just started running as a way to get more exercise.   525 more words


Trail Running Is Hard

I ventured out to the trails on Tuesday. They kicked my butt.

I usually stick to the neighborhoods around my house, or if I hit up Ft. 703 more words


Musings on More

As evidenced by my posts the last few weeks, I went into the More/SHAPE/Fitness/Idontknowwhatelse Half Marathon on Sunday with mixed feelings.  It’s only been a little over a month since my huge PR at the NYC Half, and I raced a solid 4-miler in Central Park last weekend.  1,214 more words


Getting My Racing Mojo Back

I think I’m getting my racing mojo back. Does anyone say mojo anymore? My dorkiness is showing.

Anyway, after watching my sister crush her marathon this weekend, and after watching some of the… 459 more words


Weekly Running Recap and My Next Race

Is it really already Monday? The weekend goes by so quickly. I propose that the traditional workweek be changed to Saturday – Sunday and then Monday – Friday would be the “weekend.” Why hasn’t anyone thought of this? 577 more words


Week 5 complete! 7 more training weeks to go!

I did take a short 2 min restroom break. I tried to hold it but couldn’t really. I know it doesn’t fully count as a continuous 7 mile run, so I’m not calling it my personal best. 62 more words