Skunk Cabbage Half Marathon 2017 (1:28:55)

I’m in the midst of a 50-mile training plan, and fortunately this race fell at the end of a fallback week in my training. The ultramarathon plan is structured with three weeks of increasing mileage followed by a recovery (fallback) week. I had planned on conservatively running any races during my training, but since I […]

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On Life, Love and Winning a 5K

I’ve won (by the strictest definition) a few things in my life. As a teenager, I won a Robert Palmer tape from the local radio station. I won Jingle Ball tickets from Z100 when I was living on Long Island, commuting to New York. I won a trip to Utah from Men’s Health, along with […]

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2016: Year of the Half Marathon

After gutting out my first 50-miler last year and paying for it until the snow flew in winter, I felt I needed to switch things up, so I declared 2016 my “year of the half marathon.” I signed up for 5 that would work with my schedule, and started training from January onwards. It really […]

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