Category Archives: Long Run

Big Fat Bandit

By the time I finished writing my post from Friday night, I knew exactly what I was going to do in the morning.  As I was writing, I studied the course map and developed a plan that I found morally acceptable.  … Continue reading

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‘Twas the Night before Olathe…

It’s 10PM the night before the Olathe Marathon/Half.  A race for which I did not register.  A race which does not offer day-of registration. You see, for the past several weeks I didn’t know whether I would be able to go … Continue reading

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The Best Idea Ever.

There are a few things you should probably know about last Sunday’s long run. A.  I consumed more Coors Lights than I’d care to admit on Saturday night.  But I was with my parents, which makes it different, right? B.  The … Continue reading

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Choose Your Own Adventure

My training plan for this marathon is something I’ve been referring to as my “Choose Your Own Adventure” training plan.  In other words, I do what I want.  For example: last week’s long run called for 16 miles.  Not exactly chump … Continue reading

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Hydration SUCCESS!

I spent much of my Friday evening at Gary Gribble’s, our local running store, scoping out their selection of hydration supplies.  While they did not carry the specific brands my good friend Jen recommended, they did have quite a wide … Continue reading

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