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Boston Marathon 2017: The Race

*Part 1 of the race recap can be found HERE. If running twenty six miles in a sea of thirty thousand strangers doesn’t make you feel like you’re part of something bigger than yourself, then I simply don’t know what will. Before I started running I thought marathoners were crazy. I thought they were impressive

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Boston Marathon 2017 Race Recap: Part 1

      I have heard some runners mutter that once they have successfully completed the challenge of running their first marathon they want and need a new challenge to focus their energy upon, perhaps a longer race distance or a different sport entirely. This, my friends, is not me in the least. I’m five

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Eastern States 20 Miler.

  *Mile 12* Our Garmin’s chirped in sync and he muttered, “7:36 for that one.” I impulsively exclaimed, “Too fast, that’s too fast. I can’t sustain that pace.”  “Yes you can. You are. Your breath is even, your arms are loose. YES YOU CAN.” I glanced down at my HR to reveal a 151. It’s

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