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Injured runner: Three weeks of not running

I hate to use the phrase “blessing in disguise” but it really has been that. I’ve been so busy the last three weeks that I have not had time to stop and realize that I haven’t been running. 208 more words


Anchorage Marathon: First Thoughts

First thoughts from the Anchorage Marathon earlier this morning. Don’t worry, full race recap to come soon.

  1. I finished!
  2. Alaska is beautiful! (But, I already knew that because this is my second visit).
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Anchorage Marathon: 1 day 'til race day!

I’m finally starting to get excited about this race.

I’ve accepted the fact that I may not be as fast as I want to be. I’ve accepted the fact that my IT band may start hurting a few miles into the race. 135 more words


Anchorage Marathon Goals

I’ve been putting off making a list of race goals.

My #1 goal for all of my past full marathons has always been: To PR. 103 more words


Meep, meep

Often I can’t pinpoint exactly when or how I got interested in something, but I quickly become obsessed with it anyway. At the moment, that’s certainly the case with running. 467 more words

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Road to Anchorage: 1 week 'til race day!

Feeling as good as I can be, considering my IT band “issue” and all. Here’s what last week of “training” looked like.

Just one short week until the big race! 281 more words


Recommitting to the Anchorage Marathon

It’s crazy to think I had actually been having real thoughts in the past several days to not do the Anchorage Marathon. I had been considering to switch to the half marathon. 383 more words