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Race Review: Parade 5000

The Parade 5000 has a history of being brutal to me in the 6 years that I have ran it. Typically that’s due to the heat, and the occasional train as the course crosses two sets of railroad tracks. 1.141 altre parole


Day 1 Training for Tulsa

And so training begins again, only this time I have a decent amount of time to get in shape for the Tulsa Half taking place in November, my 7th state. 304 altre parole


This teen is on fire

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

For a runner to shave fractions of a second off his sprint is an achievement, but this up-and-coming athlete sheared three seconds off his 800m event at his last outing. 516 altre parole

Current Affairs

Shape Run 2016

I returned to do the Shape Run after a 3-year hiatus. The last one was a stroller run with Faith and it feels good to be back participating in this all-women run. 414 altre parole


toeing the starting line

This is always the hardest part. Honestly, running a race has less to do with the race itself, and everything about the decision to try. 265 altre parole


True courage in the face of self-doubt

True courage is believing you can do something you’ve never done before.

I wrote that little nugget of wisdom when I was writing in my private journal about┬ánever having had a serious relationship before (I’m 28). 242 altre parole