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Kristen R: December Reflections No. 6 – The Mama in Me

I found out today that I won’t be able to run one of my new, favorite half marathons next year. I did this race back in April — the Park to Park Half Marathon in Waynesboro, Va. It was my … Continue reading

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Kristen R: Richmond Half Marathon Race Recap

I’m just going to come right out and say it: It was not my day. This doesn’t mean it was my worst day, but it wasn’t my best — and certainly wasn’t my day for a PR. Sigh. It happens … Continue reading

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Claire: Race Day!

I am in the airport, waiting for my departing flight to Richmond. I am here alone after a change of plans. Earlier this week, we got the news of a crisis in Newman’s family. All I can say about the … Continue reading

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Kristen R: Heading to the Expo…

Race day is tomorrow! Here’s to a great run this weekend — wherever you may be. My day ahead includes work, race expo, then a happy reunion with my Making It Daily blog partners. Happy Friday, everyone! Gotta run, Kristen … Continue reading

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Kristen R: Race Day Conditions

First, happy 11/12/13! Second, I don’t want to curse anything, but this might be nice: Our start time is 8:30-ish, so I’m thinking we’ll be running in temps in the mid-50s. That’s not bad at all… Just logging easy miles … Continue reading

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Kristen R: Training Week 12 – The Speed Demon

Let me be clear: I am not the speed demon. If you’ve been following along, you know well and good that I am not the speediest of runners. But my 7-year-old? The girl is fast. So fast, in fact, that … Continue reading

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Kristen R: Running schizophrenia? Just move on

I was all set to write about the low mileage week I’m having. My plan was to confess that I haven’t stuck to my training schedule because of mental and physical fatigue; I was going to ponder why I’ve hit … Continue reading

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