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Random running thoughts

Random running thoughts: Last 20+ miler of this training cycle done yesterday.  21 miles.  On the Twin Cities Marathon course.  LOVED it.  The miles flew by.   After 4 really slow miles, I ran solo and got in a groove … Continue reading

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Go For It

Love this.  For running and for life.  People are afraid of the marathon for a variety of reasons – of the distance, of the pain that comes with running/racing it, of hitting the wall. Ultimately, to succeed in the marathon … Continue reading

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What makes YOU happy?

Unless you’ve been living under a (social media) rock, you’ve heard of 100 Happy Days.  I’m on Day 47 of it.  You can check out my #100happydays on my instagram.  No surprise that the simple things that make me happy every … Continue reading

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Stepping Back

If there’s one thing I’ve learned in my 7 year stint of marathon training (7 years!), it’s that you have to listen to – and trust – yourself.  You have to trust that you know what’s best for you.  You … Continue reading

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20 miles – wheeee!

Had the first (of 3) 20 mile runs of this training cycle this morning. 3 hours and 7 minutes of running.  In a row.  Wheee! It was tough, but in a good way.  Mentally it was tough to go slow … Continue reading

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43 Years of Me!

I celebrated turning 43 today with a 15 mile solo run.  It was heavenly.  Much needed me time.  Perfect start to 43. I was also inspired today by watching Scott (virtually – through online tracking and texts from his crew) … Continue reading

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