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Disneyland Half Marathon 2013

A bit late… and clearly my blogging skills are lacking. So before I actually finish forgetting everything from the race that happened a month ago… Highlights: FINISHING!! Finishing, finishing, finishing! Finishing when it was 77 degrees before the start and 100% humidity. Finishing when it was probably almost 90 and about equal humidity at the… Continue reading Disneyland Half Marathon 2013

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Disneyland Half Marathon 2012

A quick bullet point post so that I don’t forget the little things about the race and the weekend… I should have done this after last year’s first half marathon (but since it was the FIRST, it’s definitely more clear in my mind). Highlights: Finishing without as much training! Finishing in spite of a sprain… Continue reading Disneyland Half Marathon 2012

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Race Day Photo Op

San Diego Represent! Originally uploaded by strong_enough “The dream was always running ahead of me. To catch up, to live for a moment in unison with it, that was the miracle.” Anais Nin Race day was a blessing… and it is my hope that I too was a blessing to others through raising awareness and… Continue reading Race Day Photo Op

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Race Day! — Part 2 of 3 for RACE WEEKEND

Scroll down or go here for Part 1 of 3 for RACE WEEKEND. And now, the big day! RACE DAY!!! Waking at 4:30am proved to be much easier than I expected… I guess it was the excitement?! Probably. I had everything prepped… from my “nutrition planned and proved” breakfast of champions to my tri clothes… Continue reading Race Day! — Part 2 of 3 for RACE WEEKEND

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Race Prep — Part 1 of 3 for RACE WEEKEND

A much belated, but carefully thought (and hopefully engaging) account of race weekend… I last messaged you all on September 11th after arriving safely in Monterey… oh! What an eventful weekend it was! After I sent out that email, I met up with my team for a walk into downtown Monterey for lunch. “It’s only… Continue reading Race Prep — Part 1 of 3 for RACE WEEKEND