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I Just Ran A Marathon.. No Big Deal..

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

WOW this is SOOO overdue.. Like, a month overdue. BUT I have finally finished my Disney Marathon recap! Here are the links.. I broke them into Part 1 (everything leading up to the marathon) and Part 2 (the marathon itself.) Both complete with pictures.. you'll laugh.. you'll cry.. you'll fall in love.. ok maybe not.. but I hope you at least find it entertaining :)

Part 1: purplerunningpug.

Part 2: purplerunningpug.wordpre
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    You did a marathon in the time it took me to complete Tough Mudder. Well I did it in 5 hours. BUT 26 miles in 6 something hours is amazing! Be proud of your accomplishment and REST that knee! I feel like I did the marathon with you! So cool to experience it like that from first hand view!

    1755 days ago
    Good for you that you did this.
    1759 days ago
    emoticon I know that your grandma was there helping you along the way.
    1760 days ago
    I admire your ability and willingness to bear the pain to complete the race.
    1760 days ago
    You have amazing willpower and strength. Good job. Remember, you did a lot of walking around the day before, so your legs and knee might not have been as rested as usual. Wonderful race report!
    1760 days ago
    Wow.. I really felt like I lived the race through your report. I'm a bit bummed that you called your time "laughable".... you DID it! and as your first its an automatic PR... and if you do another one (and hopefully w/o knee issues) you will beat this first time.
    1760 days ago
    Congratulations! I love your perseverance! I ran the HM the day before. It was so humid! I thought me knee and side of leg were going to explode on
    Mile three... I think it was the road ramps! Tightened my quads and IT band up big time - I am still in PT!!

    Where does your group meet in Maryland?
    1761 days ago
    The Disney Marathon is on my bucket list. One day, one day.
    1761 days ago
    Congrats on your super accomplishment. I was tearing up while reading, you did such a great job. Be proud, you are a MARATHONER.

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    1761 days ago
    Great race report! Everyone who contemplates running a marathon should read it. By the way, may I suggest that you should've started eating chocolate much, much earlier in the race?

    PS: Hope you figure out what's going on with your knee.
    1761 days ago
    Wow, way to stick it out and power on to the end. Congratulations!! Awesome.

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    1761 days ago
    I DID tear up a little! I think because I felt so bad for you...!!!

    1761 days ago
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