Category Archives: Running events

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Weekly Update, October 22, and GFFE Week 8

Rebecca from Weight Wars is hosting yet another lovely challenge; this one has a fabulous prize attached to it too (a Fit Bit Wireless Activity Monitor). This is an 8 week challenge whereby we set ourselves five SMART goals and … Continue reading

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Hills Training Begins!

Last night at our running clinic, we started hill training. I may have mentioned this before… I really am not fond of hill. Oh, and we live in a completely flat city. Seriously. There is ONE hill, built over a … Continue reading

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What’s Next? Staying Motivated & Getting Organized

I’ve made it clear all year, my goal race for this season was the Ironman 70.3 race in Racine. That was almost 2 weeks ago, summer is half over, and I’m finding it hard to find my motivation to keep … Continue reading

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Weekly Update – July 23, 2012

I skipped posting last week because we were on the road back from Racine, so this week will be a two week wrap up. Even though we’re working on cleaning up our nutrition and reducing body fat, I’m still only … Continue reading

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Weekly Link Roundup – July 6, 2012

July is here, and the heat is fabulous, even if it makes running a challenge. I’ll admit – ever since I lost my weight, I’m cold ALL. THE. TIME. I’m loving this heat and am in no mood to see … Continue reading

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