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Fight Back Festival 5k

Tuesday, September 25, 2012      1 comments

H A R D Rolling hills and was trail! So keep you eyes on the footing. Managed to get a 1st in my age group! (That's me in the blue top behind the kids!... Read more

Running For Mr Potato Head

Friday, September 21, 2012      3 comments

Running a 5k trail race tomorrow. The beneficiary is the Cancer Community Center. I am running it for my sister's husband - who lost his fight with lung cancer this summer. Years ago when he was starting to lose his hair he shaved ... Read more

Falmouth Road Race 8/12/12

Wednesday, August 15, 2012      2 comments

FALMOUTH – Race Report The race course is a 7 mile run from one bar to the other! 13,000 runners registered and 10,600 ran it. Was pouring rain when we got up yesterday. We (my cousin’s son and I) got dropped off @ 8 to get on a bus to ge... Read more

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


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