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Houston Marathon Miscellany

For a summary of my race experience– written the afternoon of the race, which is why it sounds a bit delirious– click here. So, the weather was really unfavorable for this race.  (In addition to the warm temperatures and killer … Continue reading

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Houston Marathon Recap

This post is just a brief summary of my individual race– I’m going to put my thoughts on the race itself and random logistics in another post after I’ve had time to rest up more 🙂 The week before the race … Continue reading

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Almost There

Well hello there.  It’s been awhile, hasn’t it?  Four months, in fact, since my last post.  If it wasn’t completely obvious, my desire to blog has dwindled.  There are a few reasons for this: Last spring I started doing some of … Continue reading

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Houston Marathon Training – Week 3

I ran a little over 42 miles last week, which was a first for me early in a training cycle.  Usually in half marathon training I will peak around 40-45 miles a few weeks before a race.  But right now … Continue reading

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Houston Marathon Training – Week 2

I survived Week 2 of 20.  I’m 10% done! This week I hit the track (twice!) for the first time in several months.  I was nervous about how much slower I’d gotten since the spring, so I mostly ran both workouts … Continue reading

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