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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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Episode 030 – Marathon Maniac Quest Pt 2 – The Marine Corps Marathon

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I have been so excited to run the Marine Corps Marathon that I spent most of the week getting lost in… CONTINUE READING

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26.2 Pictures From the 2014 Marine Corps Marathon

Yesterday was my second marathon in 8 days, and the completion of my Marathon Maniac Quest. The Marine Corp Marathon was one of the most organized and fun runs I have ever done, next to runDisney races. Being the second of two marathons I knew I wasn’t going to be running it hard, and good thing I wasn’t running it hard because I had some… CONTINUE READING

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Boston Strong

It is Boston Marathon Weekend!

This is an exciting weekend for runners, but it goes without saying that this particular weekend of this particular year holds a little more weight. Or at least a different kind of weight.

I wanted to write a post about the events at last years race and all of the ripples it has had through the running community over the past year… CONTINUE READING

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The Pebble In The Shoe

Yesterday was a fantastic day for running. Here in the Philadelphia area it was in the 40’s, the sun was shining in the morning, and the ice and snow were melting away.

I set out  little later in the morning for my run because I wanted to make sure the icy patches were gone. They were, but there was plenty of water.

A couple miles into the run… CONTINUE READING

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