Everything Happens for a Riesling: Wine Country Half Marathon Race Report

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If you love wine and you love running, I have good news! There’s a half marathon called the Napa-to-Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon, and I just ran it. Now, I will tell you about it in exhausting detail, because I know you expect no less. (PS – sorry it took me so long to getRead more

Prague Marathon Race Review

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If you’re a regular reader around these parts, by now, you’re undoubtedly used to my race reports. You know, those seemingly endless race recaps where I tell you exactly how much I sweated and how many puppies I stopped to pet along the way? I decided that since the Prague Marathon is such an internationalRead more

Surprise, Surprise – Prague Marathon Race Report

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I’d like to say that the morning of the Prague Marathon started with me rising from my bed, refreshed and ready to take on the day, but that’s not at all what happened. In reality, I spent the night desperately willing myself to fall asleep and trying everything in my power to make that happenRead more

“Well, sh*t.” – Spartanburg Half Marathon Race Report

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I can’t say the Spartanburg Half Marathon was a race I was particularly looking forward to. I knew I’d be running it by myself, it’s not that close to my house (about a 45 minute drive) and I knew the course was extremely hilly. Still, with this being a cut back week, I liked thatRead more

Homecoming – 2016 Route 66 Half Marathon Race Report

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There is only one race that I have done more than twice: the Route 66 Marathon in Tulsa, Oklahoma. I did the marathon in 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015, where I completed my 50th and maybe/probably my final marathon. There was never any question that I’d be headed back to Tulsa again for race weekendRead more