Category Archives: Running

Well hello again

So it’s been a while, huh? Around the time of the bike crash that derailed my Ironman training, my then-new, now former job ramped up. I sort of stopped reading running/triathlon blogs, and writing fell several notches down the priority … Continue reading

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8 Weeks Post Accident: “Clinically Healed” and a Big Decision

Eight weeks ago yesterday I crashed my bike on a long training ride for Ironman Wisconsin, breaking my collarbone and a rib and getting plenty of road rash. I withdrew from this year’s race and let go of my plans … Continue reading

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Back to Marathon Training

You know that saying “if you want to make God laugh, tell Him your plans”? Well, I kind of think telling the internet is the same way. Last weekend I was totally at peace with not running a spring marathon, … Continue reading

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Training Recap (Week 11/14)

Here we are again, another weekly training recap. This week was busy with work and travel, and on top of everything, the marathon I planned to sign up for sold out the morning I planned to register. Great timing, right? … Continue reading

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Training Recap (Week 13/16)

January marked my return to formal training, though I haven’t yet signed up for either of the two races I plan do. Details, details… This time around, I’m training for both a marathon and a half ironman (hence the two … Continue reading

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RRCA Coaching Certification Course Recap

Back in September, I participated in a two-day running coach certification course through the Road Runners Club of America in Newport News, VA. The RRCA does these courses around the country, and you have to be pretty ready to register … Continue reading

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Atlanta Thanksgiving Half Marathon Race Recap

Last week I was lucky enough to spend the entire week at home with my family. Thanksgiving and Christmas are definitely the times of year I most appreciate how easily I can work remotely – thanks, job! I had spent … Continue reading

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