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2015 Newport Half Marathon review

Despite having run my half marathon PR a week earlier (more on that below), I had decided I wanted to run this one fast too. I find it difficult not to get caught up in racing, particularly when so many … Continue reading

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Happy running – Newport Liberty Half Marathon

This past Sunday was the Newport Liberty Half Marathon. This race always attracts a pretty large field and this year there were 2700 finishers. It seems that I missed some key benefits of running as part of a club in … Continue reading

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Merrell Trail Glove 2 Review (and the Rutgers Unite Half Marathon)

This post has been sitting in my drafts for a while, but I’m quite glad it has because I’m able to say a bit more since running in these shoes in the Rutgers Unite Half Marathon. The original Merrell Trail … Continue reading

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2012 – running around like a crazy man

Last year I really went crazy with this running thing. As I’ve mentioned before I started running in June 2010 (right after I ran a 5k in May 2010 – I hadn’t run at all for years, but I was … Continue reading

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Perfect day for a run

With the daily high temperature unexpectedly back in the low 60’s it was a perfect day to take off from work with the sole purpose of running. For several months I have wanted to just go out and run for … Continue reading

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I knew it couldn’t last

If you’ve read any of my other posts, or my Past Races┬ápage, you will know that this year has seen my race calendar explode (from a couple of 5k races in my two prior years of running, to all sorts … Continue reading

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