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A Long Run

As much as I love to complain about running, some of my favourite parts of this hobby involve the routines. Last May was the last time I trained for a long-distance event, and I’ve really missed the ritual of the Sunday long slow run. 253 more words


The Making of a Marathoner

After 3 half-marathons, 5 10km and several 5 km we have decided to push Maggie toward her long term of running a marathon with an understanding that it will not be an easy endeavor. 238 more words


Quality Over Quantity: 10K Training Begins

I’m training for something again! It feels a little strange since it’s been over three months since I followed any sort of formal training plan. 409 more words


Ottawa Race Weekend - A Volunteer's Perspective

I have been traveling the past few weeks so didn’t get a chance to put up this post on Volunteering at the Ottawa Race Weekend so here it is…. 429 more words


I can’t believe I put that into my mouth.

So I had a good streak for a while and now it seems to have gone downhill. I have been super busy with work and getting ready for my vacation!  686 more words


Six months of brotherly love

James has been growing up so quickly these days. He’s rolling onto his belly but still doesn’t know how to roll back, he loves to eat everything although I’m suspecting an intolerance to zucchini of all things! 217 more words


TORW: They Only Ran Whaaaat? (JK, Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend recap)

A lot of mental preparation goes into running. No matter how much you train, how much you plan out your strategy for the day of, there’s always the haunting feeling that something could go terribly wrong. 1,534 more words