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Mill Pond 5k Race Recap

Published on July 3, 2014, by in Race Recaps.

    Why drive 40 minutes to run for 20?!? Because racing is awesome!! That’s why!   Pre-race jitters leave your stomach in knots, your heart racing and your feet pacing around the starting corral, but as soon as the foghorn sounds your body explodes into a full sprint as you bob and weave through

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Boston’s Run to Remember recap part 2: One unforgettable race

Published on May 30, 2014, by in Race Recaps.

Over twelve thousand runners traveled into Boston for the 10th annual Run to Remember’s EARLY 7 am start- and somehow I still managed to find FREE street parking! My mind raced as I waited at the starting line for the final minutes to tick away. This race is for my supportive husband. For all of

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Boston’s Run to Remember race recap Part 1: Creating a race plan

Published on May 29, 2014, by in Race Recaps.

Tapering is a process in which a runner decreases his/her mileage in the final week or two before a race. This process gives the body time to recover from the rigorous wear and tear of training and promotes optimal race day performance. On the downside a runner tends to have more free time on his/her

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