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8 Tips for Marathon Training

If you are a future marathoner (like me!) or have run one or a few before, I think there are several important tips to remember when training. I am currently halfway through my 18 weeks of training and I feel like I’ve already learned so much. These are my top 8 tips for marathon training.   1. Find the right …

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Let’s talk Best Damn Race!

I know many of you who have participated in the Best Damn Race. Since 2013, this race has grown from a local event in Safety Harbor, to Orlando and now, Cape Coral. It is very exciting to be a part of this event and watch it grow each year. I am excited to be an Ambassador again for 2015 as …

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Race Recap ~ Sarasota Half Marathon & Relay 2014

Sometimes, it seems like just yesterday I ran my very first half marathon. And all of a sudden, I am getting up at 3:20am on a Sunday to drive 60 miles to run my 9th half marathon. How did that happen? I’m always pretty competitive with myself and have some sort of goal in mind, usually with the hope of …

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Best Damn Race Orlando 2014 (And another PR!!)

This past Saturday morning, our alarm went off very early…. At 3am to be exact. hubby and I were headed to Orlando for the Best Damn Race. I was running the half marathon and hubby was running the 10K. I was very excited to take part in this event in a new city. Since first running the inaugural race in …

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Race Recap ~ Best Damn Race 2014 (PR!!!!!!)

I can’t think of a more exciting way to spend the day before my birthday, the last day of being 41, than to run my 7th half marathon and PR! Last year, Best Damn Race was actually on my birthday and that medal will likely always be a favorite of mine because it has my birthday on it. I did …

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