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Powerful

Sorry for the hiatus, though I promise I’ve been a good girl and stuck with my training regimen. My long runs are up to 7 miles (last week) and then dropped back this week (5 miles.) I have today off … Continue reading

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A flood…of emotion

This post has been a long time in the making, but I finally have the attitude and confidence to own it. A few weeks ago, I went on a Friday evening run. Sometimes doing late evening runs makes me feel … Continue reading

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Sweat, sweat everywhere

I’m here in Hong Kong! (We will ignore the fact that I’ve been in Hong Kong for 12 days and today was the first day I had motivation time to run…but time is definitely limited here.) I knew I wanted … Continue reading

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Veni, vidi, vici

(For the pre-marathon reflection, go here.) “And here comes our Corral D runners!” And with that, I stepped across the timing belt and started my first marathon. We ran in the Strip District for awhile, then crossed the 7th and … Continue reading

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Twenty and ten and taper

This blog post has been a long time coming – but the past few weeks have been insane, so it’s taken awhile for me to sit down and write. I again went running with Steel City Road Runners for the … Continue reading

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Gu-tastic

Running friend and I went shoe shopping on Friday and I got myself some sweet Asics Gel Kayanos (I’ll be running THE marathon in these very shoes! squee!) and some new Superfeet. Then went to the bar and got half-price … Continue reading

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Recovery

Jesus said, “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” — Matthew 11:28 Yesterday I psyched myself up for 14 miles. At least the weather was good enough that I could run outside. Got … Continue reading

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