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Monthly Archives: April 2011
Headed out this morning in weather totally appropriate for Good Friday. I’m sure it was penance for something… It was dark. 40 degrees. 20 mph winds. And alternating waves of pouring rain and mere drizzle. After five months of training … Continue reading
During this morning’s 10 mile marathon recovery run and half-marathon training run, I was thinking about how long it might be until I have another shot at reaching one of my official new running goals: running a sub 4-hour marathon. … Continue reading
After completing the 2011 Go! St. Louis Marathon last Sunday, and being somewhat surprised by the volume and height of the hills, I wanted to compare the elevation profile to other marathons in the midwest that I know about. It … Continue reading
Forget pace. Forget training. Forget the darkness of 8:45 at night. Forget the 38 degree weather. And the 20 miles per hour wind. Forget the stack of work and block of emails waiting for me at home. Forget the fact … Continue reading
2011 Go! St. Louis Marathon April 10, 2011 Race Recap Getting Ready to Race Woke up at 5:00 a.m. and immediately started chomping on the first of two cookies and cream PowerBars. Borrowed that little tradition from my father-in-law who … Continue reading
Tune in tomorrow for a “scorching” race recap of the Go! St. Louis Marathon. The summary: It was hot. And hilly. And did I mention hot? Had to grind out the second half, but I’m absolutely thrilled to have finished.