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The Flying Pig: Volunteers and the chance to earn a PR

Note: You’ll find my introductory blog about running the Flying Pig here, my thoughts on hill training and THE BEST PIG HAT EVER here, some reasons to include coffee and ankle warmers in your training here, tips re: how to “Dress for Success” here, a first look at the … Continue reading

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The Flying Pig: I interview a pig on Twitter

Note: You’ll find my introductory blog about running the Flying Pig here, a discussion about hill training and THE BEST PIG HAT EVER here, some reasons to include coffee and ankle warmers in your training here, some tips on how to “Dress for Success” here, and a first … Continue reading

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The Flying Pig: The big reveal

Note: You’ll find my introductory blog about coming to Cincinnati to run the Flying Pig here, a discussion about hill training and THE BEST PIG HAT EVER here, some great reasons to include coffee and ankle warmers in your race training here, and some tips on how to … Continue reading

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A vision about hindsight

Take a very close look at the picture below. Notice anything missing, perhaps? I lost a lens to my prescription reading glasses somewhere in the house almost a week ago, and still haven’t found it. There was a time when I … Continue reading

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The Flying Pig: How to dress for success

Note: You’ll find my introductory blog about coming to Cincinnati to run the Flying Pig here, a discussion about hill training and THE BEST PIG HAT EVER here, and some great reasons to include coffee and ankle warmers in your race training here.   Greetings Flying Pig … Continue reading

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The Flying Pig: Coffee and Ankle Warmers

Note: You’ll find my introductory blog about the Flying Pig in Cincinnati here, and my second blog about hill training and THE BEST PIG HAT EVER here.      Greetings Flying Pig friends both current and future! In just a little over 10 weeks, I’ll be heading to Cincinnati to … Continue reading

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A running comedy of errors

My afternoon run yesterday was a complete comedy of errors. Here’s why… A lot of the women I run with live fairly close by, so it’s not uncommon to spot one of them when I’m out driving, or to pass one of them running in … Continue reading

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The Flying Pig: Hats and Hills

Note: If you missed my introductory blog about the Flying Pig in Cincinnati, you’ll find it here.   Greetings Flying Pig friends both current and future! With less than 15 weeks to go until race day, my running friends and I are … Continue reading

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Solutions for wet winter woes: the repurposed boot rack

Between my love of running outside in winter, my family’s love for skiing, and the fact we often have no choice but to venture out in even the harshest winter weather, stuff gets wet. Very wet. And if that stuff gets wet … Continue reading

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The Flying Pig Marathon: WKRP in Cincinnati

*This post is the first in a series written for the 2015 Flying Pig Marathon in Cincinnati. To find later posts, enter Flying Pig into the search box.  Greetings Flying Pig friends both current and future! I’m excited to be heading to Cincinnati … Continue reading

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