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2010 blog in review

January 3, 2011

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The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads This blog is on fire!. Crunchy numbers A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 2,300 times in 2010. That’s about […]

The Fire

November 18, 2010

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I love these lyrics, they’re constantly in my head when I’m out there logging miles. I feel like it perfectly describes the mindset of a distance runner and the level of dedication it takes. I know when I see “The Fire” in someone else because I have it in myself. Check out the song and […]

Protected: DNF at Chicago, It’s All Spiritual Experience.

October 18, 2010

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Excellence

September 10, 2010

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My Mom sent me an email today with a few quotes from this NY Times article about the fact that excellence is a result of how much work you put into whatever it is that you are trying to be successful in. I could really relate, especially in the hardest point of my marathon training. […]

Another Perspective

August 30, 2010

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As someone who grew up riding bmx, I find a lot of inspiration in this even though I don’t ride much anymore due to training. So much of what I loved about riding was the freedom and meeting other people who shared the passion. I find so much of the same things in the world […]

Protected: Old Journal Entry – “More than a Run”

June 7, 2010

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My Journey to 2:46

May 25, 2010

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Well where do I begin? I was hesitant to write about this because there is just so much to say but I feel like I have no idea how to say it. First off I must say that this isn’t about one race at Fargo, for me this was about something much deeper and personal, […]