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- Half Madness Half MarathonAugust 25th, 20133 months to go.
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Friday We made it down to Champaign in plenty of time to take it easy before heading over to the Expo at ARC on the University of Illinois campus. While my wife and I both attended and I was a … Continue reading
Woo-hoo!! New marathon PR by 5:46. Official result of 3:47:02! Recap to come in the coming days. (Summary: Totally chilled on the pace. Stayed with the 3:45 pace group through mile 21 and then faded off the pace a bit. … Continue reading
Even though the Egg Shell Shuffle in Schaumburg, IL is a “local” race for me (about 45 minutes from home), it felt like an out-of-town race since my wife and I took our two boys to downtown Chicago for the … Continue reading
Woo-hoo. Beautiful day for racing at the Egg Shell Shuffle Half Marathon in Schaumburg today. Sliced four minutes off my previous half marathon PR of 1:42:23. Finished in 1:38:18. And completely smashed by goal of running a half marathon in … Continue reading
Just wrapped up the 2012 Fox Valley Half Marathon and finished with a 1:42:23. Finally got the cooler temps I’ve been craving for a race day, and it paid off in spades. Also took 2:20 off my previous PR. Becky … Continue reading
Okay, so the race was three weeks ago and I’m just getting around to posting pics. That’s pretty much the story of my blogging this year. But…here’s the 2012 Half Madness Marathon in pics–all taken by my wonderful wife, Rebecca, … Continue reading
So eight weeks of cramming in training runs after being completely lazy for 6 weeks this summer led to me missing my half marathon PR by 8 seconds. But I wouldn’t trade the race for anything. It could have been … Continue reading