Category Archives: Running

The Need To Get Back On Track

How is it that you train so hard, have so much drive and determination, then reach your goal and decide to take a month off????   ok, this turned into 6 months… I opened this blog tonight to start again … Continue reading

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I had the wrong day

Happy Wednesday!  I hope everyone got a chance to take a look at Terri’s guest post from Monday.  She is such an inspiration to me.  (AND it’s her birthday today!!!  Happy Birthday!!) I made a sign for her on the … Continue reading

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My Marathon Experience…a guest post

Hi everyone, my name is Terri McKenzie and I have been a friend of April’s since the first grade.  I am honored that she asked me to write about my marathon experience. By no means am I an expert in … Continue reading

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Something Fun

When I completed my half marathon on May 7th, I swore the memory would never leave my brain…but this helps. Click to watch the video!! How fun is that!!  If I ever feel like I can’t do something, and I’m … Continue reading

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Frederick Half Race Recap

What an amazing experience.  I knew it would be hard.  I knew I would finish (well, I really HOPED I would at least).  What I didn’t know is how emotional I would be at the finish and how proud I … Continue reading

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Thank you, thank you, thank you

Thanks go out to everyone that supported me in my efforts to complete my first 1/2 marathon!!!  I survived, I reached my goals…and I am EXHAUSTED!  Stay tuned tomorrow for a race recap and some detail!!! And again, thank you…I … Continue reading

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I’ll be using the water stations

I realize now why there are water stations planted all over a race course. I just figured it would be easier to have your own water, not needing to rely on the frequency that’s been determined by someone else.  I … Continue reading

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