Tag Archives: half marathon training

2018 – Finding New in the Old

The weekend before Christmas through New Year’s Day seemed to pass so quickly.  Making new recipes, spending time with family, Jason and I each battling the stomach virus and racing the John Rudy 5 Miler meant I didn’t really take … Continue reading

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Panic Week

The Hands on House half marathon I’m running is on Sept. 29th.  That makes next week my taper week.  In turn this week became “Panic Week”. Let’s start off with the fact that I ran 10 miles on Sunday following … Continue reading

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White Rose 5 Miler

I’ve often wondered why 5 mile races seem so elusive in the road racing realm.  I find them to be a fun distance – more challenging than a 5k but not as demanding as training for a half marathon.  I … Continue reading

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Quarterback Club 5k

Running in the heat is tough.  Racing in the heat is even tougher. After racing so well in the EBACC 5k in July I set high expectations for myself for my next race, the Quarterback Club 5k.  There was an … Continue reading

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Earliest Run Ever

In general I consider myself to be a morning person.  I’d much rather start work and get it finished and have the rest of the day to enjoy than feel like I have to rush my morning activities before getting … Continue reading

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Running Randoms

With not blogging in two weeks I figured I’d just summarize some running related randomness going on lately. -I am officially signed up for 3 races in September.  When I ran the EBACC 5k I discovered that if I ran … Continue reading

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3 Runs in a Row

I ran for the third day in a row today.  I don’t think I’ve ran three days in a row since I ran indoor track my freshman year of college.  In high school and college I never thought anything of … Continue reading

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