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THREE FOR TUESDAY...

Hi Trippers!

Rather than one lengthy post, just a few miscellaneous tidbits to share today.

And it’s a running version of the “compliment sandwich” where you put two good things around a bad in the hopes that it goes down better. 426 more words

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BORROWING BIBS

“Neither a borrower, nor a lender be.” -William “Billy Bob” Shakespeare

Well, the above advice from Polonius to his son Laertes in “Hamlet” (don’t be too impressed, I looked it up) not only applies to money, but seemingly also to racing bibs. 1,349 more words

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Hollywood 10K

It was a fun race. It was my first one ever, so naturally I was a little nervous and worried. Mostly because I didn’t know what to expect. 514 more words

Races

Boston Marathon supporter offered runners free hugs

It was a simple gesture that went a long way.

Ken E. Nwadike spread love and happiness during this year’s Boston Marathon by offering free hugs to runners. 126 more words

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Lights, Camera, Action...Hollywood Half Marathon Recap

Last Friday, the story of my 5th half marathon began with the Expo for the Hollywood Half Marathon. This was the third running of this event, put on by Superhero Events. 2,512 more words

VERDICT: "CASE OF THE SACRED SHIRT"

All rise! Runner’s Court is now back in session.

Yesterday we heard the “Case of the Sacred Shirt,” about whether or not the legacy shirt at the Hollywood Half Marathon was subject to the “Forbidden Shirt” protocol. 549 more words

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Race Recap: Hollywood Half Marathon

Last Thursday I made a very last minute decision to run the Hollywood Half Marathon up in…errr…spoiler alert…Hollywood.

I haven’t run a half marathon since last November and you can easily count my weekly mileage on your fingers and maybe a few toes, so I knew it was not going to be easy, but for what can only be defined as totally insane and personal reasons I decided to do it anyway. 861 more words