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Race Recap: Girls on the Run Reindeer Run 5k 2017

My relationship with running lately has not been the greatest. I have been slacking with exercise period, definitely feeling some winter blues, and having a hard time with some major changes in my life. In the last couple of years things have changed so drastically and I find myself saying every single year… “If you… Continue reading Race Recap: Girls on the Run Reindeer Run 5k 2017

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Race Recap: 2nd Annual Trick or Trot 5k

The weekend before Halloween, Ken, our friend Christine and I dressed up as superheroes to run the 2nd annual Trick or Trot 5k. This race was organized by our friend Matt who is the director of bands at Meridian schools. Proceeds from the race help fundraise band events such as their performance coming up soon… Continue reading Race Recap: 2nd Annual Trick or Trot 5k

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Race Recap: Detroit Free Press International Marathon 2017

I signed up for my second marathon on January 1st, 2017 to get the early bird rate. I can’t believe that was just a little over 10 months ago, and I can’t believe how much my life has changed since then. So many things have happened to me – good and bad. A lot of… Continue reading Race Recap: Detroit Free Press International Marathon 2017

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Race Recap: 5/3rd Capital City River Run 2017

It truly amazes me how NOT intimidating any race 13.1 miles or less is while you’re training for a marathon. Crim, for example. A very challenging 10 mile course and I was like, meh! I got this! The first year I did it, I was terrified – it was the furthest I had ever run.… Continue reading Race Recap: 5/3rd Capital City River Run 2017

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Race Recap: Run for Your Heart 10k 2017

I had originally planned on running a different race this past weekend – the Patriot’s Race in my hometown of Troy through the cemetery where my grandparents are buried. It had also been planned to be my 50th race, but running the Elsie Dairy Dash and getting my sub 30 5k changed that. Recent life… Continue reading Race Recap: Run for Your Heart 10k 2017