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Wet winter gear? Here’s an easy drying solution.

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#TeamAwesome #RunOttawa #HalfMarathon

I loved running the Ottawa Marathon in 2014. A very organized woman in my running group (definitely not me) arranged for 22 of us to bus down together to experience all that Ottawa Race Weekend has to offer. We nicknamed … Continue reading

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First ultramarathon leaves this gal ultra… tired

Once again, that which once scared the heck out of me has become an obtained goal. Like the marathon, the back-to-back marathon, and all the other running goals I’ve set for myself in recent years, the ultramarathon has landed a … Continue reading

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Revisions needed (after my run)

Hmmm… Apparently I used to write about stuff other than just running, and now I don’t. Guess I should consider revising this fact. I’m finally back (I hope) from a lengthy bout of writer’s block, likely induced by training for and … Continue reading

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The Flying Pig: Race wrap-up

Note: This post is the last in a series written for The Flying Pig Marathon. You’ll find my introductory blog about the race here, my thoughts on hill training and pig hats here, why I include coffee and ankle warmers in my training here, tips re: how to “Dress … Continue reading

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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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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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