Tag Archives: racing

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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Spring Valley 4 Miler – Year 2

While I greatly enjoyed running the Dover 10 miler this year I can’t say I was looking forward to the Spring Valley 4 miler.  Hills tend to be my forte but only when they are rolling, not super steep and … Continue reading

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Dover 10 Miler – Year 2

I’m still trying to wrap my head around the fact that November has begun and Thanksgiving is next week.  October and the start of November seemed to have come and gone when I wasn’t looking.  The fact that I enjoyed fall … Continue reading

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Life Randoms

Whenever I feel like I’ve gotten behind on blogging and don’t feel like playing catch up writing individual entries on each topic, I find it just easier to do a quick sum up of each item.  Here we go… Chicago … 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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