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Race Recap: Berkeley Half Marathon

While planning my long runs for CIM, I considered signing up for the Berkeley Half Marathon. On the list of Pros: 2 weeks before CIM, when I had a fast finish long run on the schedule anyway local race easy

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Weekly Recap: Turkey Trot, MAF Test #5-ish & Holy Hills!

That title is quite a mouthful, eh?  Or maybe I should say it’s an eyeful.  In keeping with the random theme from my last post, this past week’s running has also been quite out of the ordinary.  On Tuesday, I

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Recovery: A Tale of Two Marathons

Earlier in the year, when I first realized that I’d only have 5 weeks between the Oakland and Big Sur Marathons, I was a little scared.  Would I be recovered and ready run another marathon in a relatively short amount

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Race Recap: 2014 Big Sur International Marathon

On April 27th, I ran the Big Sur International Marathon, a.k.a., marathon #4.  Usually, I’m eager to write a recap and analyze every little detail and feeling I had during the race.  This time, however, I felt fairly satisfied with

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Race Recap: 2014 Oakland Marathon

Why I wanted to run this race & Goals: Discussed in detail here and here, but the basic gist is that I decided to run the Oakland Marathon about 2 months ago because I thought it would be fun and

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Race Recap: ITR Woodside Ramble Half Marathon

Why I wanted to run this race: For my birthday, the Gypsy Runner suggested that he pay for race entries so that we could run a race together, which I thought was a *perfect* idea.  Coincidentally, Inside Trail was offering

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Race Recap: Skirt n’ Dirt 25K

One of my goals/resolutions of 2013 was to run a 30K trail race. Sort of arbitrary, right? Well, the goal wasn’t to necessarily run 30K — it was to race a distance between a half and a full marathon on

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Weekly training recap: SF2HM Week 3

*SF2HM = San Francisco 2nd Half Marathon Mon: REST. Tues: I like to plan easy runs for Tuesdays, because for whatever reason, I consistently have the worst runs on Tuesdays. I can think of several reasons for this: I usually

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Race Recap: Drag-N-Fly 10K*

*Like almost all of Brazen’s races, the distances are the closest approximation to conventional road races. This course, we were told, was 6.61 miles. Why I wanted to run this race: Ever since running the Bad Bass race last year,

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Race Recap: Golden Gate Trail Run 2012

I think this is my most delayed race recap EVER, but a little thing called “vacation” got in the way. I finally have a bit of downtime (digesting Peking duck while the rest of the family is playing games), so

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