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Long Runs in the City

Most of my short runs are around my house to avoid running “down the hill” and therefore having to run back up Capitol Hill (something I will only do if… 149 more words


Back at it again: A Run Oregon review of the 2018 Cascade Half Marathon

I haven’t run the Cascade Half Marathon since 2014, and was happy to reconnect with this great early year winter race this past weekend. The race is an out-and-back on supremely quiet country roads in rural Turner – a small country town just SE of Salem. 429 more words

Mid-Valley Running

A Marathoner's Sentiments

Tomorrow, I will be running the TATA Mumbai Marathon. Having run one half-marathon, I know what I should expect! But for those newbie and amateur to-be-marathoners, here is a breakdown of the feelings and emotions marathoners go through when they run 21.2km: 877 more words



Shortly after I finished the last post, my running group confirmed that we’re registering for the Reykjavik Marathon! I’m running the half while some of the group is running the full. 28 more words



If you’ve read my #30inmy30s list you’ll notice that most of my thirty are travel related, which makes sense. I caught the travel bug a little later in life and I’m making up for lost time. 315 more words


Unprepared Racing: A Few Tips

On January 14th, I took to the streets of beautiful, sunny, and warm Carlsbad, California for my first race of 2018!  It also happened to be my first running road race in over 8 months, so I expected a bit of a longer morning. 679 more words