Tag Archives: Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run

Friday Five – February 20th – Five Races I’m Looking Forward to Running This Year

At the beginning of the year I shared my tentative 2015 Race Calendar.  Naturally, plans have already changed slightly, as I’m constantly editing and making changes to my racing plans and figuring out which races I want to be my … Continue reading

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15 in 2015…and Some Big News!

Happy 2015 everybody!  Today is a day that many traditionally set their resolutions for the new year. I don’t like using the word “resolutions” though, as I don’t like to think that I am committing to accomplishing something for the … Continue reading

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2014 Year in Review

Is tomorrow really New Year’s Eve?  It feels like 2014 just started!  Its been quite a year, with lots of accomplishments, milestones, and just like last year, lots of changes. January I kicked off 2014 with a whirlwind trip to … Continue reading

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Giving the Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run Another Chance

If you’ve been reading my blog for awhile now, then you know that I didn’t have the best experience back in April at the annual Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run.  Between being placed in the wrong corral, spending much of … Continue reading

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14 in 2014 Update

Believe it or not, we’re almost halfway through 2014!  I have several other posts planned for between now and June 30th, the halfway point of the year, but still wanted to ensure that I reflected upon one of my big goals for … Continue reading

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Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run Recap

Before I dive into the recap, let me first thank those of you who commented here on the blog, on Facebook and Twitter, and sent me individual e-mails providing support in regards to my corral mishap.  Its clear that CUCB was … Continue reading

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Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run Expo…and a Pre Race Meltdown

When I started running last March, one of the first races to make it onto my bucket list was the Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run.  So when I entered the lottery back in December and found out I had been … Continue reading

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Weekly Training Log – Week of March 31st

This past week I focused on a combination of weight training, something I’ve let slip to the wayside for several weeks now, as well as keeping it easy on the running front since I ran the Cherry Blossom Ten Mile … Continue reading

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Friday Five – April 4th

Happy Friday everybody!  Is it just me, or did this week feel very long?  That might be partly due to the fact that this week was only my second full week of work since the holidays.  Between numerous Snow Days … Continue reading

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My Goals for Sunday’s Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run

Ever since I found out in December that my lottery entry into the Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run had secured me a coveted spot in this DC spring tradition, I’ve very much been looking forward to this race.  The Cherry Blossom … Continue reading

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