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United Relay For America

Last night I was given a lovely opportunity to run for United Relay For America. This year, United Relay is running three unbroken relay legs across the United States to raise money for various causes.   987 more words

It's Half Marathon Weekend+Birthday Treats!

Well, St. Michael’s Half Marathon weekend is here! I’ve missed several days of training runs (but cross-trained to keep my fitness level up) due to a tight calf/foot pain, so we shall see how this race goes on Saturday. 557 more words

Friday Faves

Race report: LaSportiva Boneyard Boogie 11k trail race

Saturday’s race started off tough a few weeks ago when I previewed the course and apparently overextended myself to the point of becoming ill. I tried to shake off the less-than-great impression of the course, but still felt some lingering dread even through Friday’s (heavy-legged) shakeout run. 934 more words

The Lilac Bloomsday Run: An Epic Journey of Ordinary Heroes

On Sunday, May 1st I raced in the Lilac Bloomsday Run, a 12K that’s been held annually in Spokane, Washington since 1977. The race was created by Don Kardong, who while on a training run with a buddy likened running a race to an… 1,824 more words

Race Report

Cool Gear and Finals

I got some really great goodies in the mail today! 

As I have mentioned no less than 100 times this month, I recently joined the ranks of the Oiselle Volle team and today I got the sweetest letter confirming that! 277 more words

Whoo’s in El Moro 25K Race Report

1st age place!!

I signed up for Whoo’s in El Moro last minute. This is the spring edition of the WIEM race series, which offered a 10k, 25k and 50k. 441 more words

Oiselle Team

I'm excited. And an update on a few non running things.

I’m excited about running y’all. I have so much in the works right now and it’s giving me happy fits.  As I mentioned earlier, I just joined the Oiselle Volee team a few weeks ago and I have started getting familiar with their merchandise and a few of my fellow birds.   635 more words