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Birdtown Half Marathon

The Birdtown Half Marathon was held on Saturday, May 19th. Along with the half marathon, they offer 8k and 4k distances, and a Little Birdie Fun Run for kids. Saturday morning started overcast and cool, with the temperature around 57*F … Continue reading

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The Willow 10 Mile

On Saturday, May 5th, I ran The Willow 10 Mile trail race at Willow River State Park in Hudson, WI. This year was the inaugural year. Along with the 10 mile distance, a 20 mile option was also offered; the … Continue reading

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Shake Your Shamrock

On St. Patrick’s Day, I ran the Shake Your Shamrock 7k. The race organizer, Midwest Events, also offers a 5k option. I absolutely love themed races, because I love any excuse for a costume. Of course, this meant that I … Continue reading

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Frozen Feet Trail Races

Way back on February 11th, I ran my very first winter trail race. Frozen Feet offers two days of racing – Saturday evening and Sunday afternoon – as well as three distance choices. The distances offered are 5k, 10k, and Half … Continue reading

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2018 Goals

As I mentioned in my previous post, 2018 will look very different from 2017, at least in terms of my running. Therefore, my running goals are as follow: Run 350 miles this year PR the Half Marathon distance, hopefully at … Continue reading

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The Closing of 2017

Hello, hello! It’s been a while, but I wanted to take a moment to recap what happened in my running life between the Run for the Apples in October and the close of 2017. On October 27th, I ran the Scare … Continue reading

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Run for the Apples 5 Mile

I’ve had the Run for the Apples 5 Mile on my radar for several years, having previously registered for it twice, but being unable to participate. I decided to add it back to the calendar this year; it’s fairly close … Continue reading

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