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MyNextRun | Fantastic Half Marathon through the old town of Porto, a UNESCO heritage.

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Runner's World Challengers, just before heading to the start of the 2011 Chicago Half-Marathon. (Click to enlarge.) Photo by Jenna Braunstein

I don't interact much with runners when I am in a race. I'm what you would call an introverted extrovert. I stink at small talk, but once I meet you all ...

Without a ton of fanfare, we were off, heading northeast on Passayunk through South Philly and eventually into Society Hill and Old City.

Gassed from a long hill.

Pre-race / pre-amazing sunrise

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A new PR for TER

I'm rather unsure about my running plans moving forward. I know of a lot of women who gave up running at around 4.5 to 5 months pregnant.

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27 Jun

Race report: 2011 Run for the Warriors

02 Jun. Hull Half Marathon ...

100 feet to the finish line

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When we were walking around, I saw her taking a picture of the big “shaking hands across the river” sign in center ...

01 Jun. Mattoni Ceské Budejovice Half Marathon ...

Starting the 10K race with a shout to my family

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Photo courtesy of Shane – not quite sure what I'm thinking here! @shane. porto.triathlon (Instagram)

After a dreary, wet morning, strong sunlight is falling on my garden. I like the view from my bedroom window. But when I peel up my blind every morning, ...

The main street

02 Jun

Hot to trot on Sunday

I arrived at Chateau Elan early before the start of the Zooma Atlanta women's half marathon. Traffic was light and I had plenty of time to spare.

Spain and Portugal last year were successes in this respect. But the wilds of Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama offer a ...

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Sleep in your running clothes so you don't have to change clothes for an early morning run.

Get insanely excited when a surprise porta potty appears on your run. porto

It was SUPER windy at the start, with rain in the forecast for later. Julie and I hid in the shelter until we were offered Joel's and Shelley's truck for ...

Another cool thing happened the other day while I was working a shift at the Running Room. A woman came in to look at shoes and told me she's 20 weeks ...

Goodbye race bibs

Why did I think it would be like rush-hour? I made it to Turner field and into the parking lot with no delays! I sat and waited.

I planned to conclude my half marathon training with a run around the neighborhood this morning, but the weather didn't cooperate. No problem really, I just ...

I got to AS 7 and the Ignite crew was amazing. It had started raining about 11am and I got to AS 7 a bit before 2.

15 Jun. Mattoni Olomouc Half Marathon ...

A view of the boardwalk from the beach

Half of my first minecraft city built solo. It's amazing how cool things can turn

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09 Jun

Lake Champlain

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02 Jun

I slowed again near the end when I saw a co-worker; she was jogging slowly and I slowed down and chatted with her for a while. I couldn't remember her name ...

My Instagram post just after finishing and tucking into my donut. Note the use of the hashtag #neveragain – we'll see a bit later what that really means!

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Running through the clouds

They were all so different and beautiful in their own special ways. AMAZING beauty!

16 Jun

Me and my watermelon at the finish line.

We even let this guy in our group!

Again, this pretty much tells you all you need to know about the course. Gravel roads and lots of hills. The person in the photo was Gwen.

Once we'd finished marking I went to the Bakery On O'Connell for two of their amazing vegan chocolate donuts – one each for Gary and me – to go in my finish ...

This is the basis for Katrine Switzer's famous first Boston Marathon where men chased after her, trying to disqualify her. You may recall this very famous ...

My wife and son cross the finish line

DT in the middle, with Ryley on the left and Tina on the right, during our short run on Monday!

They were all so different and beautiful in their own special ways. AMAZING beauty!

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Once we'd finished marking I went to the Bakery On O'Connell for two of their amazing vegan chocolate donuts – one each for Gary and me – to go in my finish ...

Of course, being that this race was right here in North Van, something had to go wrong for me to foil the plan. After the above social media moment where I ...

I registered for the Atlanta Half Marathon because of tradition. I ran it first in the mid 1990s and numerous years after that. Now I'm on an alternate year ...

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I finished in 2:38; not my fastest nor my slowest half marathon finish time. I enjoyed the race and the post-race Expo. Instead of a medal, ...

Lake Champlain

When I'm an old man, I want two things to have happened. One, I'd like my own library, a sun-dappled room with ceiling-high windows, a comfortable chair, ...

It is difficult to put into words a description of this most amazing running event. Adam Tinkoff (aka Zen Runner) and Maddy Hubbard were geniuses to create ...

Hidden in poor lighting, but still a great photo of the WVR Crew!

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Lake Photo

Osteria I Nonni in St. Paul is a fantastic Italian restaurant, and neither of us had ever been there before.

I bought a pair of Newton running shoes at the Atlanta half marathon race Expo. The representative told me to start with one mile, every other day, ...

Covered bridge still in use.

Lake Vistonida is a lake in Porto Lagos, Xanthi regional unit, Greece. It

Once we'd finished marking I went to the Bakery On O'Connell for two of their amazing vegan chocolate donuts – one each for Gary and me – to go in my finish ...

Haters are going to hate. People who are not happy with themselves will continue to try to knock others down, but I don't need that negative energy and ...

Great to see the story getting some mainstream media coverage!

Parliament Budapest

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So this weekend is a little free community event happening in Kitsilano - the KitsFest 5km - which I plan on running. I'm not planning too far ahead of that ...

They were all so different and beautiful in their own special ways. AMAZING beauty!

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From treadmill to Turkey Trot to trail

I'd love to participate in the Eastside 10K (run 5k, walk 5k), but it's sold out so I'm hopeful I can find someone who wants to transfer a bib to me.

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My cheering section (with the sign from the 2006 NYC Marathon!)

(8/3/17) Today was a really strange day. It was cold and cloudy all day — high temps in the mid-50s with on-and-off rain. So when I saw a smidgeon of blue ...