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20 Mile Training Run Success!

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Guys, I think I might be crazy. Yesterday I ran 20 miles for the first time ever, and I actually really enjoyed myself. I remember a few years ago when 6 miles was a huge deal. I remember running 10 miles for the first time back in 2010 and being so tired and sore after it that I napped half the day. I remember running my first half marathon Continue Reading …

Marathon Training: 19 Miler!

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Good morning! As I mentioned, I’m in Canada on a press trip right now (check out my Instagram and Twitter to see what I’m up to!), but I wanted to pop in and share a recap of my latest long run! You know what the most awesome thing about marathon training is, besides getting to be outside on a pretty day for hours? Every week you hit a new Continue Reading …

Marathon Training Continues: 17 Miler

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I officially have a new running PDR (personal distance record): 17 miles!! By all accounts, this run shouldn’t have been that great. We did the run on Sunday evening because Matt and I were gone all weekend in PA for his friend’s wedding. On Saturday, instead of resting up, I played a couple hours of tennis with Matt, then spent the evening Continue Reading …

Marathon Training Long Run: 16 Miles!

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My marathon training training buddy Kathleen and I have a new distance record for running: 16 miles! I feel like this run was the first time where we felt like we were really training for a full marathon vs. a half. And also the point where we were both kind of like… what have we gotten ourselves into? It was kind of insane finishing the run Continue Reading …

A Summery 12 Miler

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Another marathon training long run is done and in the books! This morning, my training buddy Kathleen and I knocked out 12 sweaty and hot miles. Summer is back in DC, apparently! Today’s run was just “eh” – not terrible but not amazing, either. The great company and scenery definitely helped, though! Continue Reading …

A New Running PDR: 14 Miles!

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It’s official: I have a new PDR (personal distance record) for running: 14 miles! :) This is the first time during marathon training (I’m doing Richmond in November as my first full) that I’ve made it over the half marathon distance! So exciting. :) It was a great run this morning, too. Continue Reading …

Marathon Training Continues

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So, I ran another half marathon around DC this morning. Oh, you know, no big deal. JUST KIDDING! Running 13 miles is no joke, guys. Continue Reading …

Half Marathon Thursday + Outdoor Adventures

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Hello from the air on the way to Los Angeles for the CrossFit Games, which I’ll be attending as media on behalf of Reebok! I’m so excited – I’ll be back on Monday to share a recap, but until then, you can see some of the highlights on my Instagram (so obsessed lately!), Twitter, and Facebook pages! So, you know what’s awesome about Continue Reading …