Monthly Archive: October 2011

Oct 28

Versatile Blogger + Random Friday Facts

Heather over at Just Another Day In the Life of Team Oravec (world’s longest blog name) recently assigned me some offseason homework by nominating for the Versatile Blogger award.  I decided that I would combine this award that requires you to list 7 random facts about yourself with my first ever Random Friday Facts.  I …

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Oct 24

Race Report: Bailey’s Doggie Dash

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Hey everyone! Bailey here.  I wanted to give Kevin a break from blogging, so I am filling in today with a guest post.  So, why am I posting today?  Well, because I did my very first 5k on Saturday, the appropriately named Bailey’s Doggie Dash. The race took place just outside of Grand Rapids at …

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Oct 20

Calling All Champions

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As I have mentioned before, Michigan is getting its own Iron distance event, the Michigan Iron.  You can check out their totally awesome website at http://michiganiron.com/.  The 2012 race is on August 26th which means that I am unable to race it because Ironman Mont Tremblant is August 19th.  With only a week between the …

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Oct 18

Race Report: Grand Rapids Marathon

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Or, my first GRM as a lifetime runner. Or, PRs really hurt Oh dear Lord am I sore today! Holy crap.  I haven’t been this sore in a long time.  I felt 10 times better than this after IMWI.  Expo We hit up the race expo on Saturday morning.  As always, the GRM puts on …

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Oct 10

Fall Color, Hill, and Art Tour

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Warning! Lots of pictures ahead! What a weekend! I still can’t believe the weather we are having.  It was in the mid to upper 70’s all week and then we had 80* weather all weekend.  I know it won’t last, but we have to enjoy it while it lasts. I started out the weekend with …

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