Monthly Archives: September 2010

Getting Ahead of Myself

Ended up in Columbus after a long night.  Weather was good all night though, so things could have been worse.  Got some sleep, checked some emails, then Googled “running trails + Columbus” and found several paths I never knew were … Continue reading

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One More Week

Two days since the race, haven’t really taken any time off as I am planning on jumping in another race this coming weekend.  I had entered the Hershey Half-Marathon several months ago to beat the entry cutoff, now that it’s … Continue reading

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You Just Can’t Make This Stuff Up

With the dust from the weekend finally settled, it was definitely one of those where if it could have gone right it did go right – start to finish.  I’d like to think that it had something to do with … Continue reading

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The Hay’s in the Barn

I don’t really know what that means, but my dad used to always say that to us every Friday at the end of practice to let us know it was just about “game time”.  Since he is universally known as … Continue reading

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Full Metal Jacket

Had hoped the discomfort yesterday was due to the increased demands I put on the hamstring while on the track, but today it wasn’t right when I tried some light jogging.  Trying not to worry about it, still have 48 … Continue reading

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“I love it when a plan comes together” – Hannibal Smith

Gotta love the “do-over”.  The more I though about today’s opportunity to vindicate myself, the more I was looking forward to it.  I became convinced that the events on Monday morning could not be an accurate reflection of my current … Continue reading

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Well Rested, Well Tested

It’s been two days since Monday’s track session, been taking it easy trying to freshen the body up for Thursday’s replay as well as Sunday’s race.  Went to work Monday afternoon, Philadelphia to Chicago via Newark.  As tempting as it … Continue reading

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