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Friday Five – October 24th – Five Reasons to Run a Half Marathon

Did you see the Wall Street Journal’s article this week about half marathons setting record breaking numbers in terms of the number of people running them, especially women?  Not surprisingly, the article highlights popular race series, including runDisney and Rock ‘n’ … Continue reading

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Our Race Medals on Display

Since we moved into our townhouse in July we’ve been slowly working on projects around the house.  We’ve known since we moved in that we wanted to showcase our race medals on one of the walls in our office.  I’ve slowly … Continue reading

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Random Thursday Thoughts

Last night was one of those evenings when I had several thoughts running through my head all at once. 1.  The craziness of runDisney registration has once again begun. Yesterday at noon, preregistration for Marathon Weekend in January opened.  General … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Expo

Preston and I kicked off our second Rock ‘n’ Roll race with the expo, which was held at the DC Armory.  In order to avoid the out of town crowd at the expo on Friday, we opted to go Thursday … Continue reading

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runDisney’s Newest Addition: The Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend

After much speculation over the past weeks and months, the much anticipated runDisney announcement about its newest race was made yesterday morning. This coming November, runDisney will host a third race weekend at Disneyland, the Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon … Continue reading

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Why runDisney Does It Right

Now that I’ve followed along virtually with those who ran during Princess Half Marathon Weekend, my feelings about runDisney have only been further confirmed.  Although I virtually followed runners at other races this past weekend, there’s something truly magical about … Continue reading

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Best Moments of 2014 Marathon Weekend

The excitement and my runner’s high from running the Disney World Half Marathon last month is still going strong.  Since crossing the finish line of my first half marathon, I’ve been excitedly looking at possible races, both to run in … Continue reading

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FAQs from Readers

Several of you have been asking me several of the same questions, and instead of continuing to answer the same question multiple times, I thought it might be time to put together a FAQ post for all of you.  So … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend – Final Thoughts and Day 6 – Fun at Magic Kingdom

One month ago today I became a half marathoner!  The runner’s high I’ve been on is still going strong, and although I’ve been a little easier on myself in terms of intensity and mileage during my current training cycle for … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend – Day 5 – The Marathon

Our fifth full day at Disney World marked Preston’s second full marathon, but more importantly, the conclusion of the Dopey Challenge. For the fourth morning in a row, we were up well before the sun rose.  Our routine this morning … Continue reading

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