Getting my Unicorn: Boston Marathon Recap!

What a weekend! If you had asked me a couple weeks ago if I'd run Boston again if I re-qualified, I'm quite sure I'd have said probably not. After all, I'm a one and done kind of racer. But that all changed!! Boston completely surpassed my expectations. I'm pretty sure now, if I qualify, I'm …

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My Road to Boston – Week 13

Things are getting real now. This week, oh so exciting, I got my bib number, wave, and coral assignment! My friend Sherry also created a Facebook group message for all of the Zoomers running Boston. The chatter alone has me all pumped up! Running this week was hard. Between the fatigue from last Sunday's half marathon, …

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My Road to Boston – Weeks 6, 7, And half of 8

So I've been a little busy. But, not too busy to run; and I've been doing a lot of running! Week six on my training plan went by without any issue. The highlight was my long run of 15 miles. Our local running club had a fun run scheduled that day at Myakkahatchee Creek Environmental …

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The wait is over…Boston Marathon

If you read my last post, you know I applied to run in the 2017 Boston Marathon with an official squeaker time of BQ -3:49. Fast forward nine excruciating days to Wednesday morning 9/27; this is the day the BAA indicated all applicants would receive an email about the status of their application. Wednesday morning I arrived …

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