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About planet3rry

Marathoner, A Terry of all trades

2015 Running Schedule

Since finishing the Quad Cities Marathon back on September 28th, I have been like a rocket ship with one of its engines not working. Running is one of my rocket engines. I will confess it is one of my larger … Continue reading

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2014 Quad Cities Marathon Race Report

2014 Quad Cities Marathon: A River Runs Through It September 28, 2014 Travel It was a family venture out to the flat Midwest from hilly East Tennessee. I should create a blog post of the few days prior to the … Continue reading

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Guess My Time, Win Crap – Quad Cities Edition

Can you FEEL it? It’s time to win some fab crap from me. It’s simple, all you have to do is submit your guess at my finishing time (official Net Time listed on official Race Website) for my upcoming race . If … Continue reading

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Musings on my Quad Cities Marathon Training

I had initially intended to do a weekly update on my marathon training and report on how I was progressing. I found the accountability of recording my Sugar Detox this Spring very empowering to motivate me to blog. I had hoped … Continue reading

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Quad Cities Marathon Insights

The Quad Cities Marathon has been on my bucket list for a while now. It was my first choice in pursuit of 50 States (i.e. running 1 marathon in each of the 50 states +DC) for Illinois, but the reasons are much … Continue reading

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Vote for ASA-ETC, Win Crap

VOTE FOR ASA-ETC through the 150 DAYS OF GIVING from First Tennessee Foundation. They are giving away $5,000 each day to the organization that receives the most votes. To help bolster the votes for the Autism Society of America East Tennessee Chapter, … Continue reading

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2014 Panerathon Expo 10k Race Report

2014 Panerathon Expo 10k 05/24/2014 This was my 11th Expo race, the 10th consecutive one for the 10k flavor. My very first Expo in 1998 was the 5k distance when I was but a noob runner. I had only started … Continue reading

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Post 14 Day Sugar Detox Week 1

I was happy to add sugar back to my diet, it at least gave me a little more variety. Since I was making this detox strategy up pretty much on my own, I decided that I would add “more natural” forms … Continue reading

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14 Day Sugar Detox – Days 13 and 14

It’s come to a close and I only cheated once. We went to friend’s house on Saturday (Day 13) because their cherry tree was bearing fruit and while climbing in the tree picking cherries I ate a few. Okay… I … Continue reading

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14 Day Sugar Detox – Day 11and 12

I’m ready for these 14 days to come to a close. While I have been able abstaining from sugar, my food choices have been pretty limited, especially with what I am used to eating. I plan on having a big … Continue reading

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