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*tap tap* Is this thing on?

I said in my last post that I was getting bored of recapping, and apparently I found it so boring that I haven’t posted in an entire year. A long hiatus makes it hard to start blogging again, because I get so caught up on needing to document where I’ve Read On..

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Post-race thoughts

Something I think really helped keep me calm was that I told myself the race was just “a long training run.” That might sound counterintuitive, but it helped me keep focused. At the start, it kept me from taking off too fast. In training, I try to run negative but Read On..

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Mankato Marathon Race Report

Mankato Marathon October 20, 2013 Having not run a marathon in 7 years, I wanted to get my marathoning feet wet and have a positive experience. ┬áMy pre-race goals: 1) Don’t be stupid 2) Run < 3:45 3) Run all miles < 9:00 (a first) 4) Try to run without Read On..

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