Tag Archives: marathon

Today’s Numberz: 365 marathons in 365 days??

Last night, my wife handed me her iPad and said, “You have to read this. This couple just finished running a marathon every day in 2013.” I think my first response was something along the lines of “B*** S***!” But … Continue reading

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Today’s Numberz: Revisiting my 7 running goals for 2013

I’ve always believed it’s good to have goals. It’s also good to not be over zealous about them. 2013 was a wildly successful year for me–but you wouldn’t know that by taking a hardliner view of my original goals. I … Continue reading

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A review of my 2013 running…in chart form

Although this blog is all about the Numberz of my running, here’s a summary of 2013…without any numbers! Thanks to all for reading my random posts, encouraging me via comments on this blog and via Daily Mile, and for continuing … Continue reading

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1,191 miles in 2013…and about 1,191 cookies in December

I haven’t run a lot since September. But I have been staying busy throwing, stuffing, and cramming as many different types of cookies as possible in my mouth. And that doesn’t even include the three packages of candy cane Oreos … Continue reading

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Today’s Numberz: 10 push-ups and 1,000 miles

Been eerily quiet on the blogging front the past 1.5 months. Just four posts in that time. Been thinking about all kinds of things to write about, but simply haven’t been able to find the time. Tons of activities with … Continue reading

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Monthly Numberz: 78 miles in July

July was an up and down month. After 185 straight days of running, I ended my streak and took a whole 9 days off. And it felt good. But the rest of the month was inconsistent at best. And my … Continue reading

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Today’s Numberz: Zero. Zilch. Nada. Nothing.

After realizing over the 4th of July holiday that I had exactly 16 weeks until my next marathon and a mere 7 weeks until my next half marathon, I did what every competitive self-motivated PR-chasing running junkie would do to … Continue reading

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