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Quote of the Day

Tuesday, July 31, 2012      5 comments

"When I thought I couldn't go on, I forced myself to keep going. My success is based on persistence, not luck." Attributed to Estee Lauder Gonna use it during my next race - this Saturday!... Read more

Successful People

Tuesday, July 24, 2012      1 comments

The difference between a successful person & others is not a lack of strength, lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will. ~Vince Lombardi ... Read more

Stepping Outside the Comfort Zone

Friday, June 08, 2012      1 comments

Celebrated my Birthday by ziplining in Bretton Woods NH. Longest zip 850 feet! Spectacular views and really thrilling. One for the "Bucket List". Fun starts where the comfort zone ends! Read more

Cherry Blossom 10 Mile Run

Tuesday, April 03, 2012      0 comments

Cool cloudy weather - perfect for a race! The race is all inside the park - starts and ends @ the Washington Monument! Well done - plenty of water and gatorade. Flat and well maintained course wiith fabulous views of monuments, the Potomac... Read more

Snowshoe Race R U KIDDING!

Wednesday, January 25, 2012      1 comments

Never done this one before!!! 3.5 mile snowshoe race! I AM an avid runner but here in the North East it can be tough in the winter - between cold, dark and icy roads it's tough to get out there and train! Easy to lose your "mojo"....... alo... Read more

1/2 Marathon Woes!

Wednesday, October 05, 2011      4 comments

Sunday 10/2/11 ----- steady downpour on the way to the Smuttynose Rockfest 1/2 - by the time it started I was totally drenched - with squishy shoes - by mile 6 the sun came out - I think that made it worse - what a struggle - soon after the ra... Read more

Run For The Fallen

Monday, August 22, 2011      1 comments

WOW! I was thinking hey this is a good thing to do and I get my "long" run in and I knew a few other runners that were going to do it sooooo why not. Little did I know how moving this experience would be! The event started at one ... Read more

warrior dash - what fun - in pictures

Friday, July 08, 2011      5 comments

Happy group - before! Obstacle over the ropes - yours truly with the black and green shorts ... Read more

Petrified - doing my first EVER Tri this Sunday !

Wednesday, June 08, 2011      2 comments

I will be using this as my mantra! Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature nor do the children of man as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a dari... Read more

Thank you card to Sparkspeople

Thursday, February 17, 2011      3 comments

At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person.
 Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us. ~Albert Schwietzer ... Read more

Interesting Quote!

Tuesday, February 15, 2011      4 comments

The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reasons for remaining ashore. ... Read more

US National Toboggan Championships 2011

Monday, February 14, 2011      3 comments

What a ton of fun! You can use your own toboggan or use one of theirs (recommend finding one to borrow) the best of 2 400 foot drps down an iced chute. (YES I DID HAVE MY EYES SHUT) There were lots of great costumes and fantastic... Read more

Manchester City 1/2 marathon 11/7/11

Thursday, November 18, 2010      0 comments

If you live more than an hour away think about this one seriously as they DO NOT have any race day pick up of your package - # chip etc.... When I attempted to contact the race director - the only response was "can't someone pick it... Read more

Tufts 10k Boston, MA 10/11/10 - All Women

Tuesday, October 12, 2010      0 comments

Great long sleeved wicking v neck shirts - (Womens sizes) All Ages and abilities - welcome and Respected! Awesome Day Good food and plenty of it! Fairly flat course - through Boston - fun fun fun! You truly can feel the positive ene... Read more

Maine Marathon Relay

Friday, October 08, 2010      1 comments

Wahoo! 1st Masters Womens Team ........and we are all in the seniors category (over 50).....AND we set a new record! 3:41! Still very excited! (yours trul... Read more

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