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5 Ways to Stay Sane when You Can't Run

TGIF, y’all!

I’m thrilled that it’s Friday because the fam and I have some really fun weekend plans (such as horseback riding–yes, really!) and the weather is supposed to be drop-dead gorgeous. 780 more words


Hill yeah! I'm returning to the Seattle Marathon!

Maybe it will take you a couple of years, but one day you might consider yourself a runner.

And even if you can’t come out and claim this title in confidence, you may even deny it, your friends and family will look at you, take you kindly by the hand, and then point out all the things that make you, almost insufferably, a runner and swear that they love you anyways. 336 more words


Training plan

The next step after signing up for the Berlin Marathon was to find a good training plan that I liked. I had to first decide what I wanted out of the program. 393 more words


Reflections on Marathon Training (Day 81 of 83)

My marathon is just three days away! This is my second to last day of actual training. I was required to run 4 miles at an easy pace today. 145 more words

Mountains 2 Beach Marathon Recap

I’m so excited to finally write the recap of my first full marathon. Throughout the entire 5 months of training, a small part of me doubted whether or not I’d make it to the starting line. 2,065 more words

Injured? Don't be an idiot

As many of you know,

I was injured while training for the Long Beach Marathon 2 years ago.

What I though was a groin strain, 348 more words


Week twenty one - a fortnight until the run

It is now a fortnight until the run, and I’m ok. I have a weekend of trying out something different. A different type of racing. Horse racing. 171 more words