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Intuition Luck of the Kiwi 5K Race Report

When I said Jacksonville has a huge running community, I wasn’t kidding- there’s literally a race every weekend if you want to run one!  I signed up for this race mostly because it was put on by our running club … Continue reading

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Gate River Run Race Report

The Gate River Run (locally called “the Gate”) is a HUGE race for a 15K.  There are over 20,000 runners and since it’s also the US Championships, it attracts lots of super fast pro runners.  When we registered we thought … Continue reading

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It’s Race Week….Again!

Funny that my last post was a marathon recap and just like that, it’s race week again!  It’s been a fast few weeks of birthday, moving, trying to finalize the sale of our TX house, etc.  I’ve really enjoyed having … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished…sort of (Houston Marathon Recap)

First of all, I freaking LOVE this community!!  The texts, tweets, emails leading up to the race, during it and then after…oh the after.  I can’t tell you how much all your words and encouragement meant to my slightly broken … Continue reading

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Let’s talk goals…

Eventually I’d like to do a 2013 goals post, but for now, let’s just talk about the first 2013 goal.  In other words, here’s my Houston Marathon decision… GO FAST TAKE CHANCES—- BELIEVE I’m running 26.2 on January 13th.  That’s … Continue reading

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Decision Time

Given all the changes going on in our lives these days, I’m seriously considering a race switch.  The Houston Marathon Committee gives entrants until December 31 to switch between races.  While my training started out strong (and included a few … Continue reading

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Ch, Ch, Cha, Changes….

This week (well, 1.5 weeks) has been a complete whirlwind and I’m not even sure where to start.  In the course of 5 days, we’ve been in 4 different cities each in a different state.  It’s involved 3 flights and … Continue reading

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