Tagged With: marathon

Frisco Railroad Run 50 mile ultra video

Here is my first race of the year. A 50 mile ultra captured in glorious video from my GoPro. The Frisco 50m was down in Missouri. Terra, Noah, and I went down on Friday and checked into a hotel. They were both running their first half marathon. Noah won the under 20 age group and … Continue reading »

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2014 Race Schedule Update

I am so ready to race I can’t stand it.  I have been fairly consistent in my winter training since December. I never seem to run enough training miles but what else is new.  Regardless, let’s race!  Here is a quick update on what I am thinking for racing now. I am still looking for a … Continue reading »

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2013 Free State Trail Race Report

What I really like about this race season is that I finally have a few races that I have done in the past. Last year was my first year running ultras so everything was brand new. This year I finally have something to gauge my efforts against. The Free State race is run by Bad … Continue reading »

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Winter Failures and Spring Sputtering

Well, things have not been going very well in the training department for me since last winter. No major injuries or anything like that. I just seem to have taken my eye off the prize I guess. Things are picking up now and I am feeling great. Not a lot of miles under me as … Continue reading »

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Quote of the Day

Ryan A. on Daily Mile posted this and I thought it was well worth posting again. This morning I have read it about three times it is so true. “The biggest reward of marathon training is confidence. A 20 or 22 mile training run cannot be purchased, and it can’t be rescinded. You are the … Continue reading »

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2012 Week 27 Recap

Anther solid week for my training. I am feeling pretty good right now with no injuries to complain about. What was bothering my right knee is gone. I think I figured out a way to combat it. Before and after runs I have been using a roller on my leg muscles. I can’t really explain … Continue reading »

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Free State Trail Marathon Race Report

This weekend I had the pleasure of running at the Free State Ultras. The event is part of the Run Nerds races down in Kansas. There was 100k, 40 mile, marathon, and half-marathon. I planned to run my first trail marathon. I took off Friday and Monday for the event. We recently bought a new … Continue reading »

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