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Today is a big day for those of you who entered the lottery for the 2015 Marine Corps Marathon!! So what do you do if you didn’t get in to Marine Corps Marathon? If you have been a runner for a long time you are likely aware that some races offer the option to transfer […]

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Rock N Roll is looking for some new bloggers to join their Rock N Blog team!!! If this is something that interests you – applications are open until Sunday November 16th at midnight – here is the link to apply http://runrocknroll.competitor.com/rocknblog If you are running one of the races in Las Vegas this weekend come […]

Run For Independence 8K 4

Race Name: Run For Independence 8K Race Location: Leesburg, VA Race Date: 6.29.2013 Race Website: http://www.prraces.com/independence/  Results: http://prracing.racebx.com/files/results/4d9205ce-7a0c-46c1-8929-4f56c0a86522/4fff3df7-af1c-49af-9650-28acc0a8651f/2013%20Run%20for%20Independence%20overall.htm Parking: Plenty of parking in a field a couple of minutes walk from the start and finish Photos: Free photos Start Time: 7:00 am Overall I liked this race. It was local for me and easy to […]

Army Ten Miler 4

I wanted this post to be different than it’s going to, but as my dear virtual friend Tess says every run has a lesson to teach us and I learned/remembered quite a few from this 10 miler. This race was a last minute addition to my fall calendar – after racing well under my 1:10 goal […]

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Ever since running the Firecracker 5K on the 4th of July I’ve had the racing itch. Having not raced since Boston I felt like I had gotten out of the rhythm of racing. I at times asked myself if I even cared about racing as much as I had in the past. Was it time […]

i run this body

  I wish the story that I am about to tell you was all butterflies and rainbows – it’s not. I wish that I was able to tell you that after months of DREAMING and training that I had the best day of my life – I won’t. What this recap will say is that […]