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Shamrock Half Marathon Training Log – Week 10

Just when I thought Shamrock training was going really well (almost too well, maybe that thought caused me to jinx myself), I faced a huge setback this past week.  Remember last February when I wound up in the hospital?  No, … Continue reading

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Shamrock Half Marathon Training Log – Week 9

How am I really already halfway through my Shamrock Half Marathon training?  It feels like I just started training for this race!  Its hard to believe how quickly time is flying by, and how soon my fourth half marathon will … Continue reading

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Shamrock Half Marathon Training Log – Week 8

What a crazy week its been!  And I don’t mean crazy in the sense of how busy I was (although I was busy), I mean crazy in the sense of the weather!  Tuesday we were supposed to get 1-2 inches … Continue reading

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Shamrock Half Marathon Training Log – Week 7

After this past week, all I can say is thank goodness for being on Winter Break!  By the time we got back from our Christmas vacation last Sunday night, my cold had worsened and I felt absolutely miserable.  I was … Continue reading

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Top 5 Posts of 2014

Surprise, its another blog post today!  With having taken last week off from blogging and there being so much I still want to recap from 2014 with only three days left in the year, I decided that its now or never! I’ve … Continue reading

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Shamrock Half Marathon Training Log – Weeks 5 and 6

I’m back, and it feels so good to be back here on the blog!  While it was good to take a much needed vacation from blogging, work, and life in general, I feel very refreshed and am eager to catch … Continue reading

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Shamrock Half Marathon Training Log – Week 4

This past week was another very successful week of training!  I was able to maintain a sub 10:00 min/mile during both of my weekday runs, and then I PRed during my long training run over the weekend.  Combine that with … Continue reading

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Shamrock Half Marathon Training Log – Week 3

Another week has come and gone, and I’m happy to report that it was a fantastic week of training!  My week started off with Preston and I flying back from Illinois, and after a longer than expected travel day, it … Continue reading

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Shamrock Half Marathon Training Log – Week 2

Its hard to believe that another week has already come and gone!  This past week has been super busy, and included a trip to Illinois to spend Thanksgiving with my family.  Between bad weather in DC, changing our flight, and … Continue reading

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Shamrock Half Marathon Training Log – Week 1

Although this past week was extremely busy, and at times a bit stressful, my first week of Shamrock training was a success.  Because of the stress (most of it work related), I opted to switch out my planned cross training … Continue reading

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