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Blue-Gray Half Marathon – Round 2

In 2017 I ran my second half marathon and first one under 2 hours – the Blue-Gray half in Gettysburg.  I really enjoyed the course and wanted to run it in the future, but when it was changed to the … Continue reading

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Mental Miles

Yesterday’s 13 mile run was tough.  Looking at my splits, with the exception of the last mile (10:47), you wouldn’t guess that as I kept a rather consistent pace.  It was definitely a long run full of mental challenges even … Continue reading

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Running Reflections

Tomorrow will be one week since I ran the Hands on House Half Marathon.  I think I can finally say I’ve fully mentally decompressed since the race.  That was somewhat of an odd process for me to go through as typically I … Continue reading

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Double Digit Miles

With my second half marathon less than 2 months away I achieved double digit miles yesterday in running 10 miles.  The irony of the day was that Facebook’s memories notified me of my status posted in 2011 in which I … Continue reading

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