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Episode 045 – Back on My Feet and a 24 Hour Fun Run

Back on My Feet is one of my favorite charities because they really do a lot of work to help homeless people actually get back on their feet and find housing and work and make huge accomplishments through running.

One of the biggest fundraisers for Back on My Feet Philly is the in24 Urban Ultramarathon and for the third year I have signed up… CONTINUE READING

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How To Run for 24 Hours

I consider myself a marathoner more than I consider myself an ultra-marathoner, but I do enjoy the running and atmosphere that comes with the ultra.

In 2012 I ran the Back on my Feet 24 hour Lone Ranger. My goal was to reach 50 miles and I accomplished 50 miles in about 15 hours, not including the 2 hours worth of breaks.

In 2013 I DNF’d… CONTINUE READING

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Episode 002 – The 2013 20in24 Ultra Marathon – The Strength of the Running Community

This episode I talked about the 2013 20 in 24 Ultra Marathon. This race weekend is held in Philadelphia every July and was cancelled by mandate of the Director of Public Safety because of the heat. The race website is 20in24.com and you can see the letter ordering the shutdown here.

I also talked about the aftermath of that cancellation and how it showed the… CONTINUE READING

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