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13th Annual Burgh’s 10K/5K Run

On Sunday, April 21, I participated in the 13th Annual Burgh’s 10K/5K Run on the Montour trail. I signed up for both the 5k and 10k forever ago, after hearing nothing but good things from my friend Alicia. This race … Continue reading

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12th Deckers Creek Trail Half Marathon

On Saturday, June 2, I participated in the 12th Deckers Creek Trail Half Marathon. The Deckers Creek trail runs about 19 miles in West Virginia, from Morgantown to Reedsville. This was a point-to-point race run beginning in Masontown and finishing … Continue reading

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Farmer’s Market Saturdays – #012

The last Saturday of May welcomed the return of the Ligonier Country Market! To say I’ve been looking forward to it since the fall closing day is not an exaggeration. I missed having my Saturday morning ritual: supporting local farmers, … Continue reading

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Poplar Spring 9th Annual Run for the Animals 5k

On Sunday, May 20, I participated in the Poplar Spring 9th Annual Run for the Animals 5k race, held in Wheaton Park, Maryland. This was 5k 2 of 2 for my double 5k weekend with my friends Jeannette and Eric. … Continue reading

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Greenbelt Nursery School Tortoise & Hare 5k

This past weekend, I drove down to Maryland to visit my friends Jeannette and Eric. We had planned this weekend awhile ago and decided to run two 5k races during my visit. On Saturday, we ran in the Tortoise & … Continue reading

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2012 Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon

On Sunday, May 6th, I completed the 2012 Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon. What started out as a bucket list item years ago can finally be checked off the list: I’m a marathoner. I’m in that 1% of the population. … Continue reading

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12th Annual Just a Short Run 30k

On the last Saturday of March, I participated in the 12th annual Sean T. Smith Memorial  Just a Short Run, specifically the 30k event. JASR proceeds benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, and is one of the largest run/walk events … Continue reading

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2012 Lt. JC Stone 50k UltraMarathon

On the last day of my twenty-eighth year, I participated in the fifth annual Lt. JC Stone 50k UltraMarathon. Instead of joining the millions of amateur drinkers in St. Patrick’s Day festivities, I was attempting to propel myself for thirty-one … Continue reading

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34th Richard S. Caliguiri City of Pittsburgh Great Race 10k

Last Sunday, I ran a 10k race in Pittsburgh from Frick Park to Point State Park… with 14,500 of my closest friends. 25 September was the 34th Richard S. Caliguiri City of Pittsburgh Great Race, and it was my first official … Continue reading

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A Loratastic 5k!

I did it! I ran/completed/survived my first race! On Saturday April 23, I participated in the 17th annual Yough River Trail Race. They hosted a 5k walk, a 5k run, a 10k run and a 10 mile run. I signed … Continue reading

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