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2015: A year in review

Thursday, January 7, 2016 2015 has come and gone. It’s hard to believe all of the promise that it held a year ago has already been realized (and potentially wasted at times as well). In my year-end review last year, … Continue reading

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TNF50 and Club XC Nationals

Thursday, December 17, 2015 While I’d have liked to put up a year-in-review post today, I just haven’t had time to put one together so that will have to wait until 2015 is actually over. So for now, I’ll stick … Continue reading

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Quad Dipsea 2015

Thursday, December 3, 2015 The Quad Dipsea went just about perfectly. I hit the splits I wanted (for the most part) and was fortunate enough to be able to take the course record down by several minutes. Ever since I … Continue reading

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Quad Nerves

Thursday, November 19, 2015 The past couple days, I’ve felt the urge to post another entry on here heading into the Quad. It was precipitated by the fact that I had forgotten how nervous races with the name Dipsea in … Continue reading

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Quick Catch-Up

Thursday, November 5, 2015 So almost 2 months have gone by since my last post. Not ideal, but in my defense, I haven’t been doing a lot of racin. In the weeks following the GGP XC race, I ran 5k’s … Continue reading

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Something Old, Something New, Something Forgotten, Nothing Blue

I forgot how much I love cross country. But more on that in a bit, as this past weekend I did something I never thought I’d do – I rode a bike race. Golden Gate Velo puts on the Mt. … Continue reading

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Don’t call it a comeback

I think I’m coming back. After the last post, I took another week or so off and began running fairly conservatively again. I had one minor setback in that time, obviously (in retrospect) due to trying to go too far … Continue reading

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Not as anticipated…

Thursday, July 30, 2015 One of the major factors in my deciding to drop at Western this year was the thought that I would avoid the 2 months of painful and frustrating recovery I dealt with last year. However, this … Continue reading

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Western States 2015 – Squashed

Thursday, July 2, 2015 I toed the line at Western States feeling as close to 100% as I could. My shin bugged me enough in the weeks leading up to the race that I didn’t run at all the weekend … Continue reading

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The 105th Dipsea Race

Thursday, June 18, 2015 Ah, Dipsea Sunday. Arguably one of the most challenging and fun days of the year. This was one of the first years I wasn’t really nervous about the race in the weeks and days heading into … Continue reading

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