Tag Archives: marathon runner

Why You Should Run With a Pacer – And Why You Shouldn’t

“Follow the leader” Iiiitttt’ssss Marathon Week! After a long winter of training, it’s hard to believe the big day is almost here. On Saturday, along with thousands of runners, I’ll step up to the start line at the Fargo Marathon, … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes Running 26.2 Miles – Part 1: What to Expect

“Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about yourself you can learn in 26.2 miles” Who’s training for a marathon this year? Who’s thinking about training for a marathon this year? Who’s for sure not training for a marathon this year…but … Continue reading

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Sports Commentator, Mom and Olympian – Carrie Tollefson

“Get after it” I don’t think I’ve ever been as excited about a blog entry as I am right now about this one. Maybe one of my handful of Boston Marathon-related blogs…but still, this one is so exciting. This month’s … Continue reading

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The Other Half of a Runner

“There should be a support group for the significant others of marathon runners” I read this comment on a friend’s Facebook wall yesterday, after he posted the results of his 20 mile run, and had to address it. I’ve never … Continue reading

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