Category Archives: Half-marathon

Since I fell for you

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Don’t let me fall

Me, Traci, Amy & Megan post race Sunday was race day.  I woke up that morning with a sense that this was my time.  Today was my race, my chance to finally realize my goal…

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Bulletproof

The Grand Rapids Marathon is coming again… did I mention that?  I know I’ve told you that the kids are running the Kid’s marathon but I never mentioned that I’ll be doing the half again.  Strange, huh?  I started to … Continue reading

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Bring em out

One of the best things I’ve ever heard of is the Grand Rapids Kid’s Marathon.  The idea is brilliant.  Kids run 3 times a week, 1 mile at a time.  By the time that race day rolls around, they have … Continue reading

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The curse of the Riverbank Run

The demise of my running career was registering for the 5/3 Riverbank Run.  I’m quite sure of it.  Last year,

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Cool runnings

When you run a long time, you end up seeing some cool things.  While on our 7 mile run on Sunday, I spotted this house.  For some reason, it’s a cool thing to spray paint your tree the same color … Continue reading

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Grand Rapids Marathon 2009

Cheri & I after the race The morning of the marathon, I woke early.  I drank some coffee and continued deliberating in my mind what pace team I was going to try to stick with.  The pace teams are separated by … Continue reading

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