Category Archives: Marathon

{Two Things Tuesday} The Taper Crazies, Countdown and More

What did you think about on Christmas day?  After all of the hustle and bustle subsided and I was able to sit and just be, it hit me.  Rather than thinking about Santa, snowflakes, good will towards men, I was … Continue reading

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The Funny Thing Is…. Disney is Fun

While I was driving to work this morning, my mind wandered.  Obviously I have Disney on the brain.  Having just completed my 20 mile training run, I’m still thinking about those 20 miles and the additional 6.2 that I’ll have … Continue reading

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{Marathon Training} 20 miler

Yesterday was it.  The 20 mile training run was on the schedule and needed to be completed.  I don’t know about everyone else, but I get very tired of running in the exact same places all of the time.  Especially … Continue reading

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{Marathon} I remember this……

Here we go again.  I’m not even in taper yet, and I’m already starting to go a little crazy.  Thus far my longest run has been 18 miles.  20 is on tap for this weekend.  On the way home last … Continue reading

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Trying To Find an “Off-Season” Balance

Ok, so I’ve called it the off-season in a couple of different posts.  I’m not sure if training for the Disney marathon really counts as an “off-season.”  I guess I’ve saddled this winter with being known as the off-season because … 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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NYC Marathon Update

Just a quick post to update all of you who offered kind words yesterday as to my status in the New York City marathon lottery.  Unfortunately, 2011 will not be the year that I run NYC.  But hell, I’ll surely … Continue reading

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