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Cap 10K 2016

   Despite just getting over some nasty upper respiratory crud I made it out for the Cap 10K this morning. The weather was overcast and cool plus I had a new Garmin to test.  Amazingly the run felt pretty good, … Continue reading

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Trying to Stay on Top of Running

I got lazy about my running when I started my new job because I spent far more time on my feet than I had since working at Taco Bell as a teenager. I went through a time period where I … Continue reading

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I’m Not Dead — Year Two Cap10K Recap

Sure, the photo above isn’t the most flattering one, especially with the ambient humidity, but it’s proof that I finished this year’s Cap10K because I look sweaty, worn out, and just ready to sit down. It’s been a rough running … Continue reading

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Rogue Distance Festival Recap

I participated in my first race of 2015 last Sunday when despite the icky weather I showed up for the Rogue Distance Festival early on Sunday morning. I left my house shortly after 6AM to avoid having to find overflow … Continue reading

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Austin Runnners, Check Out Ready to Run on Far West!

For Christmas my dad decided he wanted to buy me a new pair of running shoes since he and Mom want to be supportive of my casual running and racing (they’re just thrilled that one daughter doesn’t have horribly restrictive … Continue reading

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How to Not Introduce Yourself to Trail Running

On Father’s Day I decided to try a more imposing run than just staying on the sidewalks of Metric between Parmer and Braker. Gracywoods Park has a paved trail that connects to roads on either side, and I thought that … Continue reading

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Recap of My Second Race: Stars and Stripes 5K 2014

I really tried to taper and rest up before the Stars and Stripes 5K, but I also wanted to make sure the dogs got all of their allotted walks. Due to some creative finagling no one got walks on Monday … Continue reading

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