Category Archives: running

Here Comes The Monkey

Getting to the start line of the Pistol 50k will require a lot of work. I’ll be building my training program for it shortly and will have some key milestones. One of which, I hope, will include the Harpeth Hills Flying Monkey … Continue reading

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Warrior Mode – Pistol 50k

It is with great irony that I announce I will be running the 2016 Pistol 50k in memory of Mr. James Rich. What better way to celebrate the life of a Non-Runner by running an ultramarathon? #WarriorMode Continue reading

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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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