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West Virginia Trilogy 2017

Two years ago, the 50 miler on day two of the West Virginia Trilogy was my first ultra. This year, in a rare moment of bravery, I registered for the whole thing (50K on Friday, 50 miles Saturday and 13.1 on … Continue reading

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Zooma Cape Cod with my cousins (October 7, 2017)

It’s always nice to spend some time with my cousins, especially when we get to run and hang out at Old Silver. I’m not sure why Kristen didn’t want to swim with us. My ankle didn’t hurt at all during … Continue reading

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Conquer the Cove marathon (June 4, 2017)

I was really excited about this race, but did not feel like I was prepared for it. On a whim, I’d registered for the marathon instead of the 25K and was seriously questioning that decision. My longest run since the … Continue reading

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Zion 100K race report (April 7-April 8, 2017)

The Zion 100K: “A challenging and scenic run through the southern Utah desert adjacent to Zion National Park.” The forecast for race day called for partially cloudy skies becoming more cloudy in the afternoon with temperatures in the high seventies. … Continue reading

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Hashawha Hills 50K race report (February 25, 2017)

The training plan Brian and I are following called for a 31 mile run. We knew it would be much easier mentally to do a 50K event than it would to try to run 31 miles on our own.  Hashawha … Continue reading

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Canary in the Cave 25K+ (November 12, 2016)

After a very depressing week, this race was exactly what I needed. Canary in the Cave 25k+ I’d never been to Fayetteville, WV before but had heard good things about it. I wasn’t disappointed. It’s a cute little mountain town with … Continue reading

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Culpeper Cycling (metric) Century (Saturday, October 1, 2016)

Andi and I had registered for the full century ride. It’s the same one that we did back in 2014. Although we’d completed the full 102 miles that year, we hadn’t quite made it to the finish line in time. Other than the … Continue reading

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