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Running Moments

In no particular order, some of my favorite running moments from the last year: Hearing someone use an actual bugle to play the ‘call to post’ (normally heard to start horse races) during the Fargo Marathon. Running downhill to the … Continue reading

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Let the River Run

South Platte Half Marathon – Littleton, CO 4/7/13 This is a great spring race from Downtown Littleton, north along the South Platte River, into Denver.  After a two mile loop around the town, there is a 10 mile stretch of … Continue reading

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So… it looks like you are doing some traveling.

Yeah.  Ok – remember that whole competitive thing?  Yeah.  Well… there’s this running club called 50 States & DC Marathon Group USA.  It seemed like a plan – I’m needing to run long distances to get in shape to run … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day 5k

Races #8 for 2012 is checked off: the St. Patrick’s Day 5k in Brush, CO.  These races were a loop around the south edge of the town and into the county.  I’ve run parts of this course on my daily training runs and thought … Continue reading

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Race Coming Up! Colorado (South Platte Half Marathon)

I am currently registered for the South Platte Half Marathon in Littleton, Colorado on April 15.  I haven’t been doing a lot of running in the last month since the 50 mile race and it’s time to get back in the routine.  … Continue reading

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The Workouts 2/27 – 3/4

2/27 – 30 min. yoga. Felt very good! 2/28 – travel 2/29 – 5 mile run – easy and fun 3/1 – 4 mile run – enjoyed every minute 3/2 – rest 3/3 – Old Pueblo 50 Mile Endurance Run – … Continue reading

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You Know You Are Running in Northeast Colorado If…

One day you are running bundled up in everything you own due to wind/cold/snow/etc. And the next day you are running in a light weight shirt and skort. And the next day you run indoors on the treadmill because the … Continue reading

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The Workouts 2/20 – 2/26

2/20 – 30 min. yoga.  Felt very good! 2/21 – 7 mile run – kinda chilly but a steady run.  Legs felt a bit heavy. 2/22 – 5 mile run – legs felt a little heavy. 2/23 – Lower body weight workout due … Continue reading

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The Workouts 2/13 – 2/19

2/13 – 3 hours helping friends moving = NSOMAT 2/14 – 9 mile run.  Chilly, but, after running the Ralston half on Sunday, I wasn’t going to let minor chilliness put me off.  Due to excessive railroad traffic I had to change … Continue reading

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Snowman…

… Stampede! (This post is nearly identical to the one about Frosty’s Frozen 5 & 10 because it was the same distances and course at the same location.  It was a great day for a run and the entire series … Continue reading

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