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The one we’ll talk about for years: Pere Marquette 2013

Yesterday someone posted on Facebook that the only people out on the roads were fools and trail runners; that may have been redundant.  The St. Louis area was blanketed with between 3″ (where I live) to 8″ of snow, and … Continue reading

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Rule #1

After Saturday’s race, I basically spent the rest of the night sulking.  I know that it makes no sense for nearly identical times to be a hard-earned victory one year and a colossal defeat the next, but like I said … Continue reading

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My own worst enemy

Today I went to one of my favorite races at a place I love and had what feels right now, at least, like the worst race of my life.  This is saying something, even just in terms of my three Pere … Continue reading

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