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Fitness Friday #8: ZOOMA Annapolis Race 2015

I’m so excited for this racing season. I’m registered for my first 5K of the season, Get Pumped for Pets, this Sunday. Tomorrow, I’m heading to Annapolis for a fun 3 mile run, starting at Charm City Annapolis. This is … Continue reading

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Half Marathon Training

I did it. I bit the bullet and signed up for a half marathon in October. It’s the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Half Marathon, and I’m running it with a colleague! I needed a race to kick my running booty into … Continue reading

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Zooma Annapolis Half Marathon

There are a million different ways to run a race. I’ve tried a bunch of them — running solo, with and without music, running with a buddy, pacing someone else, walk/running, steady running, running in the cold, the heat, the … Continue reading

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Annapolis Half Marathon

This weekend, I managed two amazing running milestones: I ran my first out-of-town half marathon and I ran my personal best half marathon.  I participated in the second annual Annapolis Half Marathon. This is probably my favorite race medal. I … Continue reading

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Chestertown Half Marathon

I finished my second half marathon in Chestertown! I ran my first half marathon in Chestertown two years ago. It was also my first road race. The race today went so much smoother. I love running in Chestertown. The course is pretty … Continue reading

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Chestertown Running Festival

Guess who just signed up for the Chestertown Half Marathon? {yes, it’s a tad expensive, but I received a little discount for racing the event two years ago, and I think it’s worth it!} I’ve debated entering this race, since … Continue reading

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Recovery after a half marathon

I ran a half marathon in Chestertown this weekend! The race was great — a good course, plenty of water stations, helpful volunteers – I couldn’t have asked for a better first race experience. Even with the training plan I … Continue reading

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Chestertown Half Marathon

Today, I ran 13.1 miles with nearly 200 other individuals. My first half marathon! Morning race prep included: picking up my bib, t-shirt, and race bag eating two pieces of peanut butter bread getting my gear in order (of course … Continue reading

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Rules of the Road

The majority of my half marathon training has taken place at night, allowing me to run outside and beat the heat! I run in a low traffic area. Here’s how I roll! Bright-colored clothing The area where I run is … Continue reading

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In the Zone

Catching up after the weekend? Let me help… We have a new visitor on the homestead! Meet Turtle. (and check out the video!)Shane made a solo trip to the Farmer’s Market for goodies. We cooked up a yummy Sunday breakfast. … Continue reading

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