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What’s Your Motivation?

People think I’m crazy when they find out I plan to run a marathon. They are correct. However, I believe anyone can run a marathon, or do anything for that matter, with the right motivation. My motivation for running is … Continue reading

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For the Love of Running

Hello fellow runners and hopefully even some recruiters! It has been far too long! This past winter in WI was quite frankly unbearable and to be honest un-runnable. I must admit that I took to “running” on the Wii rather … Continue reading

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Finished!

How is it already the middle of September?! I am embarrassed that I didn’t post the results of my race. I not only finished the half marathon but I also ran a PR. Halfway through the race my Runkeeper quit voicing over and I … Continue reading

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Suddenly

This week went by fast. I attempted to run nine miles last Sunday but waited until 9AM to start. By the time I got to mile seven it was way too hot and I struggled to make it to 8.65 … Continue reading

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Breathing Technique

Luckily I don’t get side stiches often but I did get them yesterday. Here is an intersting article with some techniques to avoid those nasty little side stiches. http://fitbie.msn.com/get-fitter/tips/simplest-way-improve-your-run/tip/1  Keep running (and breathing)!

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Tools of the Trade

This has been a rough week for my running. Especially since I thought I did so well last Sunday on my long run. Each time I ran this week I felt awful in every way possible. This has done nothing … Continue reading

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Slow and Steady Wins the Race

I am on the downward slope in my training. I ran eight miles on Sunday and I think it went really well! I had my husband drop me off eight miles from our home on the Old Plank Rd. Trail. … Continue reading

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