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Saying goodbye to 2014…

I am a total sucker for year end posts. Celebrating the good times from the year as it comes to an end, reflecting on the times that maybe were not the best but made me grow a little more, and looking forward to the new year ahead. I really thought 2013 was the year of running, but 2014 really was. …

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{Race Recap} Space Coast Marathon

I can’t believe I am writing this race recap. Ever since the minute I registered for Space Coast Marathon back in February, I knew that writing this recap would be both amazing and surreal. Needless to say, this is going to be a long post. It’s taken me three days to write! Grab a cup of coffee or a glass …

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Pre-Marathon Thoughts…

Somehow, 18 weeks of training has come and gone. I completed 90% of the training plan but life got in the way the last several weeks. However, I didn’t miss a single long run knowing those were the most important.       As I am just days away from running Space Coast Marathon, I have so many thoughts running …

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Week 10 Marathon Training

Holy miles, Batman. It’s getting up there. I am on a runners’ high after this morning’s long run, so let’s get right to all the fun details of the week!         Week 10 Monday – Rest Tuesday – 4.15 miles Wednesday – Rest Thursday – 8.00 miles Friday – 4.08 miles Saturday – Rest Sunday – 17.35 …

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{Guest Post} Marathon Training

Today, I am happy to have my friend Angelina do a guest post on marathon training. She has less than 2 weeks to go to her first full marathon and I thought it would be great to share her story! We have run several times together during her training and mine and she has become a good friend.   Angelina …

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