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Could I do 2 PR’s in 28 days

Could I do 2 PR’s in 28 days

This months test is the Westfield Half Marathon. It was going to be a test to see if last month’s PR was a fluke or if I could better that time on a much more difficult course. Cait’s plan was for me to go out…

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Hyannis Half Marathon – I can’t run that fast!

Hyannis Half Marathon – I can’t run that fast!

I have been looking forward to this race all Winter. I ran Detroit in the Fall and somehow ran a sub 1:30 after the sprained ankle. I had a great race and I wanted to repeat that type of performance. Im thinking I got a…

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Detroit Half Marathon – Kelly steals the show

Detroit Half Marathon – Kelly steals the show

Detroit Summary: Not a lot to do in the city. lots of rundown buildings. Beautiful Baseball Stadium. Great Marathon and Half Marathon. I ran well, but Kelly stole the show! My original plan was to go to Detroit to run the marathon. That all changed…

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Mardi Gras Half Marathon 2009

Mardi Gras Half Marathon 2009

This weekend was the big race down in New Orleans. What a fun place to do a race with your teammates. The weekend started with a 23 hour drive on Thursday (Westfield to New Orleans). It isn’t as bad as it sounds, Laura and Dave…

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St. Patty’s 10k Road Race

St. Patty’s 10k Road Race

Holyoke is the place to be on St. Patrick’s Weekend. The 10k Running Race is on Saturday and the Parade is on Sunday. I did this race in the late 70’s as a punk Freshman and 28 years later I am running the course feeling…

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Philly Half Marathon

Philly Half Marathon

The original plan was to go to Philly and run the Half while Mark runs the full Marathon. Then he got injured and I decided to continue with the plan anyways. Plus Kelly, Laura & Paul were running the half also (Laura and Paul’s first…

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