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On Running my First Cross-County Race in 10 Years

I haven’t raced anything shorter than a half marathon in 10 years. (I don’t really count the Men’s Health Urbanalthalon last fall because a) there are obstacles and b) I was bribed with promises of ice cream and beer to take a free entry 2 days before the race.) So when I decided to dust off my college xc spikes (literally – they have been in my parents house for 10 years waiting for their return to glory) and line up with my elbows out at Lindley Meadow on Sunday for a 4 mile “sprint”, I questioned my sanity. 611 more words

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Some Lessons From my First Ultra Race

I will post a full race report later but for now I will share some trail porn and some quick lessons.

1. Training for a new distance is important. 173 more words

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Race re-cap.....Nike Woman's 15K Toronto ..........Finally!!!!

Beep, Beep, Beep……

Nothing like a 4:15am wake-up call on a Sunday Morning! Right?? 918 more words


The Boston Marathon Race Re-cap

I gave it a couple days to write my race re-cap because I wanted time to reflect. It wasn’t my day.. it wasn’t anyone’s’ day really. 1,232 more words

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3 Positives for Women Runners Over 30

Yikes – it’s happening – I’m turning 30. ┬áLast weekend was my final race in the 25 – 29 age group – and it got me thinking about what’s ahead as I transition to joining the 30 – 35 year olds. 381 more words


2015 Sprint Unlimited

Another NASCAR season officially started yesterday. And things seemed to pick up where they left off.

It’s hard to care about Matt Kenseth’s win. If you’ve read my “about” page, you know I’m not Kenseth’s biggest fan. 338 more words


Boston Training Week 7 Re-Cap & KP Half Marathon Race Report

I’ll be honest, I had to look up what week of “training” this was in my training plan. Running and bike riding this past week was not about getting in the right workout at the right time based on some calculated plan, it was about being with friends and┬álistening to my body and doing it because I love it and because its beautiful. 490 more words