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Like many people, my first exposure to mantras was through yoga, but over the years I’ve found them useful for focusing my thoughts and reminding myself of things that are easily forgotten in moments of discomfort. 441 more words

Life In General

Random Running Stuffs

Just some odds and ends that I wanted to share but didn’t seem to fit into a singular or thematic running post.

New shorts! I confessed to owning five pairs of the same exact… 306 more words


Hello, Friends!

Welcome to my page that will help coordinate the raffle I’m having to raise money for Ronald McDonald House Charities as I run the 2015 Chicago Marathon. 506 more words


Mark Wahlberg to produce Boston Marathon bombing movie

LOS ANGELES (AP) — CBS Films says Mark Wahlberg is set to produce “Patriots’ Day,” a feature film about the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing based on Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis’ firsthand account. 117 more words



It feels like a really long time has passed since my last monthly round-up, where I was so excited and nervous about moving to Madrid and the marathon. 744 more words


Dozens of marathoners suffer minor injuries due to oversize finisher's medals

At least 40 runners were injured at the recent UltraBling Marathon after receiving their enormous finisher’s medals. The medals, promoted as record-breaking in size, weight, and brightness, were two feet in diameter and weighed 80 pounds each. 236 more words


Loss, and injuries, and frustration, and also some GOOD news!

First and hardest things first.

The Bucks County Half is not happening.

I was not properly trained, but I was still willing to push through and work hard to finish. 263 more words