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2013 Year in Review.

When I set out in January on my first run of the year, I considered running goals for the year 2013.  I tried to be bold.  I wanted to do something that both sounded cool, and sounded difficult.  But, I … Continue reading

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Race #12: Susan G. Komen Promise Run, Peoria, IL

I’m almost sad that this incredible journey of mine is nearly over.  Mainly because I’m just now hitting my stride!  I felt stronger during and after this race than during or after ANY of the previous eleven races!!   I … Continue reading

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Race #9: McKendree Harvest Challenge. Lebanon, IL

As most of you know, not only am I an AMAZING runner, I’m also a teacher and a tennis coach.  I was scheduled to have a home tennis match this Saturday that I was going to have to rush back … Continue reading

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Race #6: Run River City 25k, Peoria, IL

Now it’s time for some controversy.  My challenge for the year is 13 13’s in 13.  This race in Peoria was a 25k.  That, technically, is 15.5 miles.  Personally, I count this race as one of the 13’s because of … Continue reading

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