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Saturday, November 06, 2010

I ran my week 12 long run today instead of Monday with the Saturday group. I have to go for testing on Monday which will include lots of blood drawing so I'm not sure if I'll be up to it then. Today was a wonderful run. I woke up at 6:00 a.m., pricked my finger emoticon, (sarcasm), had a small bowl of oatmeal and a cup of coffee. Karen came about 7:00 (one of the girls from my running group) and we went ahead and drove to the Y. The saturday group is one week behind us so they ran a 9 mile and Karen and I added some streets to make it a 10 mile run. It was a great run, very steady pace. At one point I felt slightly lightheaded but I have learned to always bring some gummy candies with me. Helps alot. We ran 2 loops of 5 miles each around the usual Baxter Village. I felt great and realized one thing today: I AM NOW RUNNING IN THE DOUBLE DIGITS emoticon. If I am feeling up to it on Monday I will join the group but only do today's short run with them which would be a 5 miler. Excited, I AM A RUNNER emoticon

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ZELLAZM 11/8/2010 8:47AM

    Just read your last post and this one (catching up!) and am happy to hear that you're spirits have been lifted. Yes, you are a runner and a double-digit one at that! Praying that you get some clarity with your test results today...


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You should be so proud of yourself and it's okay. You put in the hard work and now deserve to look at your accomplishments. Go healthy you.

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PEGTIGER 11/7/2010 2:52PM


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KIMBERTA99 11/6/2010 9:03PM

    You go girl!! Way to go adding the extra mile!! You deserve a BIG emoticon Kim

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KALISWALKER 11/6/2010 1:21PM

    emoticon You certainly are a runner!

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LADYMCDUFF 11/6/2010 1:19PM

    Rock on!!!!!

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