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What Me Run?

It was around this time two years ago when Matt came up with the insane idea that I run the Baltimore Half Marathon. Me, the women who would hyperventilate after running one mile, the one who has cried in the … Continue reading

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They Like Me, They Really, Really Like Me

Now that Ravens Nation is over for the season, hangovers are finally subsiding and Lent is around the corner (I’m Culturally Catholic not real Catholic), it’s time to stop being a schlub and get back in gear. I have had … Continue reading

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Staying Strong Over the Winter Months

The seasons aren’t just changing, the seasons are getting angry; at least here on the Eastern Seaboard. We had hurricane Sandy last week and had a Nor’easter this week. The forecasts for winter seem grim as well. So what does … Continue reading

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The Half Marathon: Part I, the Positive

I would have written something sooner if 1) I hadn’t spent Saturday post race boozing until I fell asleep, 2) spent any real time awake on Sunday and 3) If I could get up and down the stairs easier on … Continue reading

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Five, Four, Three, Two, Ugh….

And so the countdown begins.  This is my last real day of freedom before race craziness (though in all honesty that started Monday with the Running Festival folks and my running team. Email much people, geez.) Tomorrow and Friday are … Continue reading

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Everyone’s Doing the Zombie Shuffle

It’s officially two weeks until the Baltimore Running Festival and the last big push day. I think if someone took an aerial shot of the Baltimore waterfront today all they would have seen was runners. Everyone was out. EVERYONE. I … Continue reading

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I Run Therefore I Am

Since I’ve been running I’ve learned to step aside when I realize there are runner’s coming up behind me. It’s a pet peeve of mine when I have to say, “Excuse me,” to people who should clearly hear me coming … Continue reading

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