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Oh, Hi There

I have been a terrible blogger.  It looks like it’s been since last spring that I posted here.  I thought I’d catch you up on what’s been going on. Pretty much this.  Summer was super hot and humid, and there … Continue reading

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Disney Star Wars Dark Side Half 2016 Part 2

See Part 1 Here. The Half Marathon started a half hour earlier than the 10K, so the alarm went off at 2:30. Ugh. Rough, but after yesterday it felt normal. We got dressed and met friends in lobby at 3:15. But first a … Continue reading

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Disney Star Wars Dark Side Half 2016 Part 1

After the Tinkerbell Half last year, I swore off spring half marathons. After fall and winter races, adding those weeks is just too much training, more mentally than physically, and the weather in the south is too unpredictable. It starts getting hot and … Continue reading

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Excalibur 10-Miler 2016 Recap

If you’ve ever been to a central Florida race, chances are you’ve seen somebody dressed up as a knight promoting the Excalibur 10-miler.  When they changed from finisher crowns to awesome medals, Mark and I decided to head down to … Continue reading

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I feel like I’ve been down this road before – Rock n’ Roll New Orleans 2016 recap

This past weekend I headed over 2 1/2 hours west for my ninth (!!!) half marathon and the race that really started it all, the Rock n’ Roll New Orleans half.  We pulled into town and went straight to the … Continue reading

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Gator Chase 5K

Taper time is here, my friends.  This Sunday I’ll be running my eighth? ninth? half marathon in New Orleans. The weather is shaping up to be pretty warm, so I’m trying to keep my expectations in check.  My goals are: … Continue reading

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Ouch!

Happy Ash Wednesday everybody.  I’m drying out from Mardi Gras over here, and the countdown to the New Orleans Rock n’ Roll half is on. I’ve been missing quite a few runs between Mardi Gras activities and the weather, and … Continue reading

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