Category Archives: Race Recaps

Race Recap: Thunder Road Marathon

Where to start, where to start. At the beginning, I suppose. I ran Thunder Road as my first half marathon two years ago and my first full marathon a year ago. A lot of local runners seem to avoid this … Continue reading

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Blue Ridge Relay-Leg 3: And Runners Start Getting Real (Smelly)

And now we pick up where leg 2 left off. We’re done with that phase of running and we’re on break again for a few hours. There aren’t any pictures from our time off between leg 2 and leg 3. … Continue reading

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Blue Ridge Relay 2012 – Leg 2 – To Find Out What Happens When It Starts Getting Dark

All righty, we left off at the end of Van 1’s first legs. We finished up that round right about lunch time. We conferred with the map to figure out the location of the our next transition zone (transition zones … Continue reading

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Blue Ridge Relay 2012-Leg 1: The Story of 12 Runners Picked to Live in 2 Vans

I have a ton of pictures from this one which is good because there are so many things to say. If I took my eyes off the boy child long enough to write all those words he would no doubt … Continue reading

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Race Recap: Landsford Canal 50k

31.1 miles on a steamy 90-something degree (I heard 104 with heat index?) day, does it get any better? I think not! Runner Friend Carrie and I have often commented that it’s the run on the super cold, rainy, or … Continue reading

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Race Recap : Long Cane 50k

Once again I have waited a ridiculous amount of time to write a race recap so the details are fuzzy now. This time its been two weeks three weeks. I have an excuse for the first week. I was on … Continue reading

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Race Recap : Landsford Canal 24 Hour

It was fantastic. I can’t wait to go again. End of recap. Seriously, that does pretty much sum it up but, since I do a fair bit of race research/selection via reading recaps on blogs, I want to make sure … Continue reading

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