Monthly Archives: June 2011

Run to eat. Eat to run.

Anyone who knows me well (or even a little) knows that I can put away food. Some days you’d think I am getting ready to hibernate. People run for a lot of different reasons, but one of my favorite perks … Continue reading

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Scarred for life

Warning: Bloody wound pictures below. On the back of my leg I have a vertical, zipper looking scar made up of five separate segments. Overall it’s probably four inches long. Today I want to share the story of how I … Continue reading

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Dog Days of Summer

Right on the heels of the Tri Shark Classic, marathon training started this week. This year the end goal is the Chicago Marathon in October. I’m still using the Hal Higdon training program, but I’ve moved to the Advanced track, … Continue reading

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Race Day: Tri Shark Classic 2011

The night before the race I went out to the park to rack my bike and pick up my packet. There are a lot of different views on leaving expensive bikes out overnight, but I figured it’d be one less … Continue reading

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