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A Few Running Firsts

This past week I was reminded of the children’s book “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie“.  If you’re not familiar with the book, it’s a cause and effect story that begins with a mouse receiving a cookie which makes … Continue reading

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2019 – 2nd Quarter Fitness Summary

As June progressed I began looking forward to writing this post to see how track season and my hamstring injury and rehab would affect my stats compared to the first quarter of 2019. April was the busiest month of track … Continue reading

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Back to School

Back to school, back to school, to prove to dad that I’m not a fool… Despite watching Billy Madison multiple times throughout my life I will always end up crying from laughing at certain scenes.  From the drunk penguin to … Continue reading

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From Negative to Positive

I was all set to write a blog entitled “The Mental Effects of Not Running” to describe the neurotic mindset I had at the beginning of the week.  The athletic trainer called Tuesday morning to follow up on my progress … Continue reading

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Turkey Hill Country Classic 10k

The Turkey Hill Country Classic was held yesterday and I have nothing but praise for how well it was executed.  To conduct a large scale race is a feat in itself, but to host a half marathon, 10k, 5k as … Continue reading

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Pacing Jason

Let me begin by providing some background on my husband Jason’s running.  He ran his first 5k in June 2012 when we lived in Jermyn, courtesy of me talking him into it.  He ran 2 more that summer.  He’s never … Continue reading

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Cancer Crushin 5k

Normally I wouldn’t sign up for a race during track season, but when a flyer for the Cancer Crushin 5k was put on my dad’s windshield at the Indian Rock 10k, he was all for us signing up for it.  … Continue reading

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