Start Running Tips Beginners

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If you’re looking for start running tips when you have never run before, this is the place to be.  Let’s get something out of the way, though… So you want to be a runner…congratulations!  Welcome to hell. WAIT! Before you close this window and vow to never think about starting a running program again, hear me out. Before I had … Read More

Why I broke up with Hal Higdon

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Hal Higdon…a GOD in the running world. His training plans have been used by MILLIONS of people to run successful races. So it only made sense when I began training for the Whistlestop Marathon that I would use Hal Higdon’s trustworthy, effective plans.  If they worked for millions of others they should work for me right??? Maybe I should start … Read More

Deep Runner Thoughts

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things runners say, half marathon experience, runner thoughts, half crazy, half marathon training

When you run 13.1 miles you have a crazy mish mash of thoughts. Here’s a collection of my thoughts during me latest half marathon, The Whistlestop Half Marathon in Ashland Wisconsin. Mile 1: This rocks! I’m totally going to kick a$$. And even if I don’t my outfit is amazing. Mile 2: Hold up…that’s a hill I was told this course … Read More

Ragnar Relay Great River-from the view of Runner 6

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I met one of my runnning goals a couple weeks ago by running Ragnar Relay Great River with my team the “Muffin Top Mafia”  It was an amazing, challenging, incredible experience and I can’t wait for next year! For those who don’t know what Ragnar is.  Ragnar Great River is a 204 mile relay race from Winona to Minneapolis.  The … Read More