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Race Recap: Santa Hustle 2014, Galveston, TX

Posted under Race Reports, Running - Dec 22nd, 14 - Comments Off on Race Recap: Santa Hustle 2014, Galveston, TX

I had an amazing time at the 2014 Santa Hustle in Galveston yesterday! I still can’t believe it. I had signed up for the run for fun with a few friends of mine this summer, with the intention of seriously training for it in the fall. As you might have noticed, my fall training went […]

I Survived– and Placed!

Posted under Race Reports, Running - Apr 20th, 13 - 2 Comments

Here I am, after running a 5K as detrained as I ever let myself get (unless I’m getting a PhD, when I exercise once a month for three years), the proud second-place 40-49 female! (Do we need to mention that there were only two 40-49 females running the 5K?) Oddly, if I had decided to […]

Race Report: Austin Half Marathon 2012

Posted under Nutrition, Plans and Goals, Race Reports, Running - Feb 20th, 12 - 2 Comments

I actually have a couple of minutes to sit and reflect on the Austin half. I took some very pretty pictures with my iPhone, but Runkeeper crashed and took all of my data with it, so I lost those pictures. I have not been able to run very much in the past three months, because […]

Race Report: Age Group Ribbon!

Posted under Race Reports, Running - Sep 24th, 11 - Comments Off on Race Report: Age Group Ribbon!

Today I ran a fun run 5K with the local running club. I finished in 33:15, which was good enough to put me in second place for my age group (35-39.) I move up to the next bracket in a few weeks, though, and the winner of that age group ran in 27-something, so I’d […]