Tag Archives: half marathon

Frozen Feet half marathon

First off, thanks for the nice comments on Tuesday’s post.  There may be lots of problems with the internet, but it also gives the opportunity to connect. A lot of people both here and on facebook made me feel less … Continue reading

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MO’ Cowbell Half Marathon race report

I ran my first half marathon back in 2010.  At the time, I’d been running for 8 months.  I trained faithfully, missing maybe one workout of the 14-week training plan, and was delighted when I met my pie-in-the-sky goal and … Continue reading

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This girl will self-destruct in 10 seconds

Don’t worry…this is no cry for help. Rather, it’s an admission that maybe I overdid it this weekend.  That possibly my lack of discipline and inability to say no to things that sound fun could be getting in the way … Continue reading

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What’s SUP with me

In my last post I mentioned having to leave pretty quickly after the race because we had plans.  My friend Patrick, who’s been a gateway to cool new things as long as I’ve known him, had sent a link about … Continue reading

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SHITR Happens

When the evil geniuses at ROCK Racing first proposed the idea of the SHivering Icy Trail Run (SHITR) half marathon, we were all kind of hoping for cold temps and snow.  After all, an unsupported trail half marathon run at … Continue reading

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The view from the sidelines

When other people were registering for today’s Go! St. Louis marathon and half marathon, I had bigger fish to fry.  My first 50K trail race was supposed to be next weekend, so I never considered running at Go.  You all … Continue reading

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