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An Unoffical Track Half Marathon- aka A LOT OF LAPS!!

An Unoffical Track Half Marathon- aka A LOT OF LAPS!!

This morning I ran in my own little half marathon….  Around the track.  Yeah, it was A LOT of laps.  Thanks to my Garmin at least I did not have to count them!  Once again I veered off a little from my NYC Marathon training to do a half marathon pace run.  First of all, let me say that I have NEVER run this many consecutive laps around a track and I don’t know if I will again.  I can’t…

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A Timed Mile: Old vs. New PR’s

A Timed Mile: Old vs. New PR’s

Whether I like it or not, my little running life is distinctly divided into two categories: Pre-babies and Post-babies.  Funny how these 4 little people turned my world upside down… And now I could not imagine my life without them. Pre-babies Tia: There was the tiny little running Tia who started a habit of running at least a mile every day the summer of 8th grade.  This Tia ran cross country and track in high school and college.  She typically…

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What am I capable of???

What am I capable of???

This morning got off to a rough start.  I woke up at 5:10 and was supposed to meet my friend on the track at 5:45.  We had decided to do our 8 mile tempo there because it would be too dark and trafficky anywhere else.  So I nursed Ashton, got dressed and then just as I was about to leave he got fussy and started crying.  I didn’t want him to wake up the other 3 sleeping children or my…

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