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NYC Marathon Race Week Has Arrived

I started marathon training near the end of July. I remember when the marathon was 100 days away, then 80, then 50…

Now, it’s only 5 days away. 618 more words

Port Douglas Yacht Clubs - NOR & 2017 Event Calender

Our friends at the PORT DOUGLAS YACHT CLUB have an exciting year of sailing planned check out their calendar of activities for all the information. 31 more words


How not to run a marathon: My Route 66 Marathon Recap

On November 20, I ran the Route 66 Marathon and to say that it was a disaster is an understatement. I made a lot of mistakes, both in my control and out of my control, that lead to a bad race. 979 more words


Race Week Is Here!!

Note to self; Drinking a shit ton of coffee without eating breakfast or drinking water and then trying to run is a terrible idea.

Seriously, I couldn’t find my easy pace, I just wanted to go go  416 more words

Runner Girl

Race Week Flower Gibberish

It wouldn’t be marathon week without a random, mystery pain, would it? I have this odd, twinge-y thing on my lower hamstring. I’m sure it’ll be fine, but it’s one more silly thing to worry about this week leading up to the marathon. 302 more words

Week 44 Training Recap

Training for-

  • Paso Harvest Marathon 13.1
  • Golden Gate Half

So I started titling my weekly recaps like this back in January but took a little break during marathon training. 635 more words


On the Eve of an Ultra

If all goes well, by the end of this weekend I will be an ultramarathon runner, a title I’ve thought about for a long time. It’s been years since Western States hasn’t gone through my head nearly daily. 331 more words