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Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend – Day 4 – My First Half Marathon!

This was the day that all of the hard work, perseverance, and training I had put in was preparing me for: my first half marathon!  Sit tight, because a short recap wouldn’t have done justice for this race! Despite how … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Half Marathon Training Log – Week 15

After feeling run down during much of week 14, I knew that I wanted to play it a bit safer during this past week of training.  Since I had an 11.5 mile run planned for over the weekend, I only … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Half Marathon Training Log – Week 13

I’m beyond happy with all that I accomplished during this past week of training!  Not only did I successfully stay on track with my training during Thanksgiving, but I also completed my first double digit run! The first part of … Continue reading

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Veteran’s Day 5K Race Recap

I’ll admit, its taken me longer than I would have liked to write this post due to how the race went last Sunday.  Although running shorter distances is generally becoming easier than it was when I first started running back … Continue reading

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Charlottesville Fall Classic 10K Race Recap

Last Sunday I ran my third 10K, the Charlottesville Fall Classic 10K.  Although I PRed two weeks earlier at the Perfect 10 10K, I was still hopeful that I would run this race just as fast, if not faster.  There … Continue reading

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Rain, Rain, Go Away – Race Goals for Tomorrow’s Charlottesville Fall Classic 10K

This afternoon Preston and I are headed to Charlottesville to run in the Charlottesville Fall Classic tomorrow morning.  Preston will be running his second half marathon and I will be running my third 10K. This is the 10K that I’ve … Continue reading

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Perfect 10 10K Race Recap

Last Sunday I ran my second 10K, the Perfect 10 10K.  This race had two distance options, a 10 miler and a 10K.  Because I was in need of a 10K time to submit to runDisney for my corral placement … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Half Marathon Training Log – Week 1 Recap

Last week was quite eventful. Not only was it the first week of school with my new students, but it was also the first official week of my Walt Disney World Half Marathon Training. To top it all off, Preston … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Mini Marathon Race Recap

Hot, humid, and sweaty was the theme of this race. I’m quickly realizing why summer is not a runner’s friend, and last Sunday’s race in Virginia Beach confirmed my feelings. We kicked off race weekend on Saturday morning with a … Continue reading

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The Road to 13.1 – My Half Marathon Training Plan

On Saturday morning, Preston and I sat down and plotted out our training plans for January’s Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend.  We spent 90 minutes mapping out our training plan, using Jeff Galloway’s runDisney training plans as a guide for … Continue reading

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