Category Archives: BQ

My two cents on how to BQ

Hello readers! For those of you interested on my two cents on how to qualify for the Boston Marathon, please check out my post on my I Mua Training website! Don’t worry – I won’t cross-post too often.  But I … Continue reading

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Twin Cities Marathon 2011 Race Report: PR & BQ!

Twin Cities Marathon 2011 was marathon #8 for me and my 4th time running Twin Cities.  I love that I FINALLY don’t have to start a race report off with “Once again, this wasn’t the race that I was hoping … Continue reading

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A PR and a BQ!

  Today was SUCH a fabulous race.  I got a 7 1/2 minute PR and a BQ that really felt like a BQ.  THIS was how I imagined the race that I wanted to get me into Boston! 3:42:19!  (8:30 … Continue reading

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I’ll be ok with not getting in Boston this year. Really!

Warm Fuzzy of the Day:  I was told by a marine that I could probably kick-ass in a marathon against most of the marines that are here at this conference. (I’m at Toys For Tots conference where the ratio of … Continue reading

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Attention Speedsters: Take a Break From Boston This Year!

Is it just me or is anyone else cranky today about Boston Registration?  Everywhere I look today in blogs, twitter and facebook, the speedsters are commenting about how they just registered for Boston.  Uggggg.  Slow down!  Quit registering!  You speedsters … Continue reading

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Boston Marathon Registration Calculator

You KNOW people are confused when the BAA has to create a registration calculator tool to tell you when you can register! If you haven’t already done so, check out the Boston Marathon Registration Calculator. I half expected it to … Continue reading

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