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Race Recap: Horse Capital Marathon

Running the Kentucky Ale Horse Capital Marathon was a biggie for me.  This is the race that finally got me qualified for the 50 States Marathon Club. I decided at the last minute that it was doable and I asked [...]

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Setting up the Sunday

Good evening everyone! I'm trying to set up the week today. We went to the grocery store this morning and had a pretty lazy day. Then I thought it was time to make the lunches for the week. Nothing fancy [...]

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Making goals on May Day!

Hello May!  I hope everyone is starting off the first day of the month in a positive direction. Last night, I stayed up a whole lot late for me to watch the draft.  I must confess I usually go to [...]

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Race Recap: Brazos Bend 50K

Saturday, I ran the Brazos Bend 50K with a lot of my running group. We had a good group of people doing the 50 miler, 50K, 25K and 10K. This course is known for running with the alligators. We went [...]

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The daily life and the medals

Good afternoon everyone! I had this post planned today about hydration and I just wasn't feeling it. That will probably have to come tomorrow because it's important information. I'm not feeling much today. I'm feeling lazy and tired. I really [...]

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Race Recap: Garmin in the Land of Oz Marathon

Happy Marathon Monday!  Today is the Boston Marathon and every runner is glued to the television. I had to watch it on my iPad at work. One day I hope to run Boston but qualifying is not in my sights [...]

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Race recap: Davy Crockett Bear Chase Marathon

Hello marathon #20.  Yes folks, yesterday I ran my 20th marathon.  That's kind of crazy, right?  The marathon wasn't easy for me.  I struggled but I kept fighting.  It was just something I needed to do. Willie was nice enough [...]

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Five things on this Friday

Happy Friday everyone!  I've been waiting for this day all week because I knew it would be a rest day for me.  I told myself that if I put in the work during the week, I could take today off [...]

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Race Recap: Austin Rattler 25K

I did it!  I did a trail run and I enjoyed.  I made myself do this race because I'm afraid of the trails.  It's very different than road racing and I need to get a little bit more comfortable in [...]

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Race Recap: Zooma Women’s Series Texas Half Marathon

On Saturday I ran the Zooma Women's half marathon at the Hyatt Lost Pines Resort in Bastrop, TX! I ran this race last year and did it again this year for the experience. I had a great time hanging out [...]