Tag Archives: Marathon

Winterman Marathon 2014

Last year, after completing the Winterman Marathon on February 17th 2013 in -29 temperatures with the wind chill, I promised myself that I would find a warmer climate in which to run during that time of year. I was eyeing … Continue reading

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A Weekend in Manhattan

Three weeks ago I had the pleasure of competing in the 2013 ING New York City marathon.  It is the largest marathon race in the world.  This year, over 50,000 people ran it. The logistics of organizing a race this … Continue reading

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Tree Planting: Training for Life

  Ohhhhh tree planting!  The great love and hate of my life. I remember one of the first things my foreman, “Mr. the Bag”, told me when I arrived fresh, naïve, and ready to go in Prince George was, “You’ll … Continue reading

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I married a marathoner

Editor’s Note: Let me introduce this post.  It’s written by my husband.  If you’ve ever listened to me thank the people that help my running, you know that although he doesn’t call himself a runner, he’s always the first person … Continue reading

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