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Marathon training: From strong to PT

The Anchorage Marathon is less than four weeks away now.

When I wrote this post yesterday, I had no idea how down, defeated, annoyed and in pain I would be today. 360 more words


Road to Anchorage: 4 weeks 'til race day!

This past week I had been feeling a bit “meh” about running. I’ve been feeling like I’m about to be burned out — or, maybe I already am burned out. 548 more words


Genius Villain aka Apetitius Giganticus aka Wile E. Coyote

The coyote (Canis latrans) is a mammal native to North and Central America.  Primarily a carnivore, the coyote belongs to the canid family, which encompasses such mammals as domestic dogs, foxes and jackals.   1,611 more words

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ASICS changed my go-to shoe! Now what do I do?

Isn’t there a saying that shoes are a girl’s best friend? Or, did I totally make that up?

Well, I’m writing frantically to tell you that I have been a hardcore ASICS brand baby when it comes to running shoes. 470 more words


Radcliffe's Runners: One Year On

It’s almost been a whole year since the Great Manchester Run 2015.

In less 10 days, it will have been a whole year since my running journey really started. 299 more words


Running Off The Cliff

You know the Wiley Coyote scene where he runs off the cliff in hot pursuit of the Roadrunner. There, hung in blind suspension of disbelief, he looks at the camera before reality sinks in. 438 more words


Road to Anchorage: Getting faster without realizing it

Training for a road marathon after coming off of a trail 50K is an interesting thing. I did no speed work while training for Chuckanut (the 50K) because I was training to just finish the race since it was my first ultra. 368 more words