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Myrtle Beach Marathon Training – Week 8

These weeks just keep flying right on by! I am almost halfway through training! This week was gearing up to be my best of this training cycle until I was hit with another illness. It would have been my highest … Continue reading

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Blue & Gray Half Marathon Race Recap (2016) 

So let me preface this post by saying I’ve never run this race before so I don’t know what it was like in previous years but I do know that the weather has always been hit or miss and is … Continue reading

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2013 VA Beach Rock N Roll Half Marathon Recap

I hate this race. But I love this race! I’ve done it 2 times so far (including this weekend) and both times I have walked away from the finish line saying “that’s the last time I run that!” But I … Continue reading

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Week 5 Day 30 – 7.5 miles

Runs like the one I did tonight get me more and more excited for speed work. I see the potential for improvement and know speed work will help me immensely to break into the 7’s for the duration of my … Continue reading

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Week 4 Day 25 – 4.12 miles

Today was supposed to be a 5.5 mile day but I could tell that wouldn’t be the case when I received a call from my husband telling me he was going to stop at Lowes on his way home. If … Continue reading

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My journey to 26.2

On July 15th, exactly 1 year and 1 month after my daughter was born I decided to complete a marathon. I had given up my dreams of ever completing one but my passion for the sport of running was renewed … Continue reading

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