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Exercising after Partying

Friday night, my wife had her employee dinner.  She works for a company that does contract work, and they work very hard… And party very hard. This year, it was held at the National Aquarium in Baltimore, and in my

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Birthday Run

I have read (on blogs and in other stories online) of runners that celebrate their birthdays  by going out and running their age in miles.  Well, I don’t think I am up to running 38 miles.. or even 38 kilometers.  

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They can’t all be good runs

This posting is a little overdue… And any of you that follow my Facebook page have already seen me whine.. I headed out for my run on Saturday, after eating a large supper.  Now, I know that running right after

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So, I got home from work yesterday and after checking on the baby status (still no baby from my brother’s family) I headed out to run.  I knew it was cold – So I put on my compression shirt and

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Shin Splints HURT!!!!! Seriously, is 24 pain-free days to much to ask for?

I have to admit, I am growing progressively less amused with the idea of ankle pain.    My calves seem to be doing GREAT!!! I did 3.5 miles yesterday with a “Faster-than-marathon” pace – and they felt AWESOME!!! In fact, my

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Cursed!! CURSED I TELL YOU!!!!!!

So.. I am really starting to wonder if there is a hex on me.  Friday my calf was feeling well, so I figured a nice slow 1 or 2 miles on the treadmill could be perfect to see how it

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Bad Run! Bad Run! NO COOKIE FOR YOU!

So, as you my readers may already know – I was a complete slacker last week and did not run like I should have.  This trend continued on sunday when – due to my alcohol-induced-illness (combined with countless family visits),

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Once and Future Runner

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