Tag Archives: NYC Marathon

New Running capris

I usually run in shorts. But IĀ  think that it may be too cold in New York for shorts. I have one pair of capris but I do not love them, so I ordered a new pair of capris from … Continue reading

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21 Miles

Wow, where has the week gone. Last weekend I ran my long run at the Cedar River Trail. I started with Amy and Adrienne. We were all running 21 miles. The trail is our “go to” for long runs. It … Continue reading

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Training ups and downs

This is mid/late marathon training. I have the Portland Marathon on October 6th. This will be my last really long training run before NYC on November 3rd. I have been following Hal Higdon’sĀ Intermediate 1 plan with some adjustments for travel. … Continue reading

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Relief

On Wednesday I had my first mammogram, since my diagnosis. I did not realize how stressed I was about it until after I heard it was clean. I sat in the room and cried from relief. I felt the weight … Continue reading

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Marathon training and a great meal

My marathon training is going very well. After the Tacoma Half I did not run my 5 miles on Sunday. My quads were very sore until Tuesday. I am a stickler for training plans. I try to run every mile … Continue reading

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