Category Archives: 5k

Everybody else is doing it…

I’m going to go against my better judgement and outline some goals here on Chasing Down a Dream.  Not just a race calendar for the year, but actual goals for 2012.  Then I suppose I can put two and two … Continue reading

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Last Long Run….

Did I say this before?  Well if I did, I was only kidding.  This weekend will be the last really long run leading up to Disney.  I think the training plan originally called for 18 miles, but it’s getting switched … Continue reading

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Turkey Trot & Turkey Day!

Happy Thanksgiving!!!! Today’s the day, it’s turkey day.  Because I don’t have my little kiddo to celebrate with today, I’ve lined up lots of other great things to fill my day.  I’m kicking off the day by running the Troy … Continue reading

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{Six Down} As June Comes to a Close

As June comes to a close, it’s a good time for me to look at the “stats” and see what I’ve accomplished thus far this year since we’re half way through.  Just straight up numbers, I’ve run 635 miles thus … Continue reading

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Father’s Day 5K

What’s a girl to do on a gorgeous Sunday morning? Um, head out to the local 5k of course! This morning was the Community Resource Father’s Day 5K at the Crossings park in Colonie.  I headed over to get a … Continue reading

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A Friendly Run & Foodie Fun

As promised, I celebrated my running peeps this morning with an 8 mile run at the Nisky Bike Path.  Jess, Mark, Amanda and I headed out at 8 AM for our run.  Amanda was hammering out 13 miles, Mark 10 … Continue reading

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Albany Winterfest Last Run 5K

Who knows if I got the title of the run right.  It’s a long one!  It’s the Winterfest Last Run 5K that is run as part of the Winterfest activities and goes through the Capital Holiday Lights in the Park. … Continue reading

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