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8 Upcoming Upstate Races, for the Amateur to the Avid Runner

As Winter is (hopefully) starting to wind down, have you started to think about the Spring/early Summer racing season? It seems like there are more and more races to choose from every year. Here in upstate, NY, there are plenty … Continue reading

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My “Bronze” Race Patch :)

I finally received my patch for the races I ran last year. Hooray!! I will frame this with pride. The Greater Rochester Track Club awards these patches for running 50, 100 or 200 miles in races over the course of … Continue reading

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2012 in review – 15 races, Olcott to Ohio

15 Races, 50 miles total One 2 mile race Eleven 5ks (3.1 miles ea.) One 3.4 mile race One 4 mile race One 6.5 miles race (leg one, marathon relay) Some interesting notes: – I ran fewer races last year, … Continue reading

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Happy Blog Birthday To Me!

I know, it’s been awhile. I have not run since Thanksgiving. Yikes!¬†We’ve been hit with some cold, snowy weather (which I hate), so I do not regret it in the least. I still work out, but I have not run … Continue reading

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Boo! Broken toe woes – Pumpkin Run 5k, Williamsville, NY

Just when I thought I had put my injury prone past behind me, I sustained another setback. I wish I could say that this injury happened while trail running or getting chased by zombies at a zombie 5k or something … Continue reading

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Run For The Red Twilight 5k, Canandaigua, NY

Well, here I go again. After being on running hiatus due to an injury, I’m trying to get back in the swing of things. I’m at my heaviest running weight ever, so it has not been easy. I’m always looking … Continue reading

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Mad for my “MILEstone” :)

As I have mentioned before, I’m not the fastest runner, nor will I ever be. Fortunately, I have found that in running, as in life, racking up awards and accolades is not the only way to track your progress or … Continue reading

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