Category Archive: running

Mar 22

Three Things Thursday

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Running On Saturday, Jennie and I ran the annual Irish Jig 5k.  For a full report go read Jennie’s post here.  I ended up running a 19:02 finishing 99th overall out of 2,434 in the men’s race.  I was hoping for a PR (current PR is 18:56), but my running has felt off ever since …

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Mar 15

The Plan Reviewed

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I finally had time to sit down and do a review of The Plan.  With the marathon now over a week in the past, it is probably a good time to reflect on what led up to the race. The Plan, for those that don’t remember, was based off of the book Advanced Marathoning by …

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Feb 28

Boston Or Bust

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T-Minus 96 hours until race start. We are getting close! The training has been completed. The weather forecast looks great. The pre-race activities have been booked. Post race recovery has been lined up courtesy of Jason. (Jeff and I will help Jason by giving him a hard bike workout while he pulls us around as …

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Jan 27

The Power of The Twitter

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Around 4:00 this afternoon, I was wrapping up work and getting ready for my run.  I had a lactate threshold run on the docket – 12 miles with 7 miles @ half marathon pace (roughly 6:40 pace).  All week I had been planning on doing the speedwork on the treadmill.  Why? Well, quite frankly speedwork …

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Jan 09

The Plan

It is official, I am now registered for the 2012 Woodlands Marathon on March 3rd! While I had previously hinted at a spring marathon, I finally registered for one. I actually began training for this race back in November.  I had revisited my goals for 2011 and realized I needed to ramp up my running …

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