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This Is Harder Than I Thought

Not the running.  Fooled you, didn’t I? No, so far, the running has actually been the easiest part.  Sure, I’m not into crazy long distances yet (max of 12 miles), and I’m sure at some point soon — like, probably this week — the running will become very difficult. Not the fundraising.  Fooled you again, huh? I’ve been… Continue reading This Is Harder Than I Thought

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Week 1 Recap: The Hills Are Alive

Week one of marathon training is officially in the books.  Even though the mileage was less than I’ve been used to running throughout the fall season, there were still some lessons learned and adjustments made along the way.  Some days, there just will not be anything noteworthy, so don’t mind if I skip past a… Continue reading Week 1 Recap: The Hills Are Alive

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Gentle(wo)men, Start Your Engines!

Well, it’s finally here.  I can officially say I’m in training for the Boston Marathon. Holy shit, you guys. That statement might be right up there with “Nah, I’ll pass on those mashed potatoes” with things that I never thought I’d say. I got my training plan from my team’s running coaches before Thanksgiving, and with… Continue reading Gentle(wo)men, Start Your Engines!

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Cambridge Half Recap, A Training Plan and My First Injury?!

The Cambridge Half Crew, with our Volunteer Extraordinaires in the middle! Disclaimer — this post will basically be a jumbled mess covering a few topics.  Things have been really busy, and I haven’t had much time to blog, but there are a few topics I want to update you all on.  And by you all,… Continue reading Cambridge Half Recap, A Training Plan and My First Injury?!