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Don’t Run a Marathon Without Training

“Respect the process” College student runs Fargo Marathon without training. That’s not clickbait, that’s an actual headline of an actual story about an actual guy who actually ran a marathon without actually training. Initial thoughts that might cross your mind … Continue reading

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The Hardest Part of Marathon Training – After 26.2

“You can’t start the next chapter if you keep re-reading the last one” Another Fargo Marathon in the books. This year’s race was one of the most fun for me, as I had the privilege of leading one of the … Continue reading

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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 – Part 3: How to Run the Marathon

“No one fucks with someone who runs 26.2 miles for fun” We’re closing in on spring marathon season. Whether Boston this month or a local race next, you’re all in at this point. You’re tough and you’re tired. Your metabolism … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes Running 26.2 – Part 2: How to Train

“Tough runs don’t last but tough runners do” It’s time for Part 2 in my mini-series designed for all you out there training for a marathon – especially your first marathon. In this mini-series, I’m taking you through all 26.6 … Continue reading

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Runner Banned from Boston Marathon Deserves Her Punishment

“Integrity is doing the right thing when no one is watching”  A runner has been banned from this year’s Boston Marathon and all future B.A.A. (Boston Athletic Association) events, apologizes, says she meant no harm, and has supporters who feel … Continue reading

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Boston Marathon – The Countdown Begins

“I think I’ll go to Boston”  The Boston Marathon is only four weeks away. I’ll say that again – the Boston Marathon is only FOUR WEEKS AWAY. Eeekkk! On one hand, it still hasn’t fully sunk in for me that … Continue reading

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