Tag Archives: Injuries

Sidelined (Temporarily) by An Injury

OK, very short post today – training has been temporarily derailed by a sore shoulder. It’s been “clicking” while lifting weights for a few weeks; it started doing it while swimming last week. Monday was bad, but Wednesday I got … Continue reading

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Why I’m Not a Badass Winter Runner

I am a Canadian who hates winter. I hate snow, I hate cold, I don’t ski, skate, or snowmobile. And I DO NOT run outside in the winter. People call their treadmills the “dreadmill”, I love my ‘mill. I treat … Continue reading

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The Goofy Race and a Half Challenge 2012 – Part 1

So it finally arrived…. after wanting to do this for more than two years, after planning, and training, and saving (!! not a cheap vacation!)… it was finally time to head off to Florida and run the Goofy challenge! First, … Continue reading

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Stress, and Coping…. And Gratitude

So yesterday Bruce & I got some bad news that means he may not be able to go to run Disney with us. We were both (naturally) very upset by this. It’s funny, because one of the personal finance blogs … Continue reading

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Weekly Update – December 3, 2011

This week started off pretty good, and went downhill… kind of. I had a really good 20 mile run on Sunday, and my knee wasn’t even totally wonky on Monday. A little sore, but nothing like two weeks earlier. Then … Continue reading

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