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Ten Days til My Marathon!
Originally posted on Run Dedeaux Run:
The countdown begins! Only 10 days til my very first (only??) full marathon! I am excited, nervous, scared… ? Last night, I asked my husband this question: “What if I can’t finish the race?” …
I feel like I have no purpose in life right now. Last week, I was training for a marathon. Today, I’m just sitting here… Blah!
I did it! Yesterday, I ran the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon along with 44,999 other runners! I got to the race in plenty of time but of course… I had to use the toilet. The lines for the … Continue reading
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I Am Feeling Kind of Emotional
It’s October 7: FIVE DAYS BEFORE MY MARATHON!! Last week, I was worrying about the weather. This weekend, I was worried about my physical fitness and preparedness for the race. Today, I’m feeling emotional. Why? Lots of reasons. I’m so … Continue reading
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Lots on my mind. Lots to think about – or not, depending on how you look at it. Tomorrow morning is my very last long run of this training season. I’m doing 10 miles and it may rain. I don’t … Continue reading