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Kristen R: Falling short of self-imposed expectations

Expectations are tricky. We set them high, push ourselves, feel the hope and excitement of trying to meet them, only to be let down from time to time. It’s the let-down that stings. It breaks our spirit, forces us backward … 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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Claire: Strength

Where do you find your strength? I’ve spent the weekend catching up. I was frustrated last week because work was supremely busy, and I felt like I was behind in all areas of my life as a result. I used … Continue reading

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