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 thought this topic might be of interest to you! My plan is to update my …

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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 for".  This WAS the race that I was hoping for.  My performance, both in terms …

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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 pace)  My garmin measured long again (just like all previous Twin Cities at 26.57 miles) …

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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 marines to civilians is about 10:1.  They all LOOK fit, but they don't look particularly …

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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 have all been there before.  Why not take a break from Boston this year and …

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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 spit out "Ha!  You don't have a prayer of actually getting in since you just …

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