Monthly Archives: October 2012

Race Recap – Team Ortho Monster Dash 10 Mile 10/27/12 (705 days to go till TCM 2014!)

[I haven’t posted much lately because I’ve been so busy!  With Sean on the road for most of the last couple of weeks, it’s been all I can do to handle a busy work schedule and getting Jetta picked up … Continue reading

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718 days to go… Continuous running!

If it’s Tuesday, it must be a gym morning!  The puppy woke me up at 5 am when she snuggled up next to me because she was cold.  I dozed till 5:45, then got up and got ready to head … Continue reading

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720 days to go…

Anyone who knows me knows that I’m a sucker for new technology.  So, when I saw something on Facebook the other day for Pear Sports and their new training device/app, I had to go take a look.  It looks like … Continue reading

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721 days to go…

I wrote this yesterday, but forgot to post it last night… The alarm goes off.  It’s 4:45 am.  I sit upright in bed, blinking the sleep out of my eyes and petting the nice, warm dog curled up against me.  … Continue reading

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722 days to go….

Well, per the schedule I put forth yesterday, I needed to get in my second workout of the week on Thursday.  Because I procrastinated on Tuesday, I didn’t do that workout till Wednesday.  I think it was probably good for … Continue reading

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723 days to go…

A plan is forming.  I think it’s a reasonable plan.  I think I can manage it with work and other commitments (Oh, Beer University, how I love you), and it should keep me moving through a long, cold Minnesota winter. … Continue reading

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The Magic of the Leaves

This year was a fortunate year.  For the first time since I started running, I was not in Maine doing the half-marathon the same weekend as the Twin Cities Marathon.  Boy, am I glad that’s the case. I knew several … Continue reading

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Race Recap: 2012 Maine Half Marathon, 9/30/12

This was supposed to be the redemption race.  After missing last year’s turnaround in this race, I knew that if I turned around at the turnaround, I’d already beaten last year’s performance.  But past that, I had set another goal: … Continue reading

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