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A Year Ago I Ran My First 10k!

A year ago on Monday marked my 10k anniversary.  On July 14, 2013 I ran my first 10k, the Biggest Loser 10k, here in DC.  It was the first time that I ran a race of a distance further than … Continue reading

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2013 Year in Review

I cannot believe that next Wednesday marks the start of 2014!  Where has 2013 gone?!?  If your year has been anything like mine, it has been jam packed with lots of activity, both fitness and non-fitness related.  As I look … Continue reading

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Biggest Loser 10K Race Photos

The race photos from last Sunday’s Biggest Loser 10K were finally posted over the weekend.  Some of the photos of Preston and I truly capture how we felt while running the race – energized, enthusiastic, and above all else, HOT! … Continue reading

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Biggest Loser 10K Race Recap

My first 10K is done and over with, and I must say that overall my first 10K was a positive experience. Yes, there were some negative aspects to this particular race, and I’m not sure that I’ll ever participate in … Continue reading

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My First Long Distance Race

This morning I completed my first long distance race – the Biggest Loser 10K.  There’s much to report from this race.  For those who have been following the posts today on the Biggest Loser RunWalk Race Series Facebook Page, there’s … Continue reading

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Race Goals for Sunday’s Biggest Loser 10K

Its hard to believe that I’ll be running my first 10K on Sunday!  Although I had walked a couple of 5Ks prior to starting this running journey, this will be my first time completing a race of any distance more … Continue reading

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I Finally Ran a 5K Without Any Walking!

I finally did it – I ran an entire 5K without stopping to do any walking!  I’ve slowly been progressing from a mile, then a walk break, to 1.5 miles, then a walk break, to 2 miles, etc, and yesterday … Continue reading

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First Long Distance Run…Done!

Up until this point, all of my runs have been 5K or less in terms of mileage.  Although I’ve completed a couple of longer walks, my most recent one being three weeks ago when Preston, Riley, and I walked 6.15 … Continue reading

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Happy National Running Day!

Happy National Running Day!  Today marks the fifth annual National Running Day, a celebration of the nation’s runners and their journeys in running.  While each runner runs for a different purpose and sets out to accomplish different goals, today’s celebration … Continue reading

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“What’s Beautiful” Challenge

Over the past couple months as I’ve started my journey in preparing to run my first half marathon, I’ve realized that setting short term goals for myself is giving me the extra push and motivation to work hard towards both … Continue reading

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