31 Dec
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Ogden Marathon

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14 Nov
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Turp Battle

Outer Banks Marathon, Kitty Hawk, North Carolina – November 8, 2015 Anthem Richmond Marathon, Richmond, Virginia – November 14, 2015 For at least a few years prior to May of 2015, I had been getting up to use the bathroom multiple times each night. Gradually, this progressed to almost every hour. I was training for […]

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08 Feb
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Hometown Heart

HOMETOWN HEART Deadwood Mickelson Trail Marathon Deadwood, South Dakota June 1, 2014 The alarm went off at 4:15 a.m. on the 24th day of May. This was the beginning of the biggest marathon trip thus far. All my kids, their wives, my mother, my brother and our granddaughter, Amelia, would be at the finish line […]

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08 Feb
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On A Leg and A Half

On A Leg and A Half NU Hartford Marathon Hartford, CT October 11, 2014 In late June 2014, I was running great and feeling even better. I was focused on running my second “double” – two marathons in one weekend. I felt like my 2014 body could crush my times from Missouri and Iowa in […]

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16 May
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Out of the Vortex

Lost Dutchman Marathon Apache Junction, Arizona February 16, 2014 According to Wikipedia, a polar vortex is a persistent, large-scale cyclone located near either of a planet’s geographical poles. The 2014 polar vortex created a North American cold wave and an unusually cold Michigan winter that had actually started in November of 2013. This was my […]

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14 Jan
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Memories Missed

Green Mountain Marathon South Hero Island, Vermont October 13, 2013 On Wednesday, October 12, 2013, Mary and I were once again at the Manchester, New Hampshire airport. It was 3 days after the Smuttynose Rockfest Marathon with only 4 days to go before the Green Mountain Marathon in Vermont. I had just finished a couple […]

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06 Jan
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Focused

October 6, 2013 Smuttynose Rockfest Marathon Hampton Beach, NH I took some time off from my running schedule after El Paso and before the start of the second half of my 50 state quest. During this time in my life, “time off” means I averaged just under 100 miles per month in March, April and […]

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28 Feb
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Checking Boxes – El Paso Marathon – February 24, 2013

I was in New Orleans for the 2013 annual meeting of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association. Mary flew in to join me on February 19th. We enjoyed a great Vince Gill concert followed by dinner and a walk down Burbon Street. The next day, the meeting ended at noon and we got in a […]

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31 Jan
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Goofy Challenge – Disney Marathon

I had not had an injury that prevented me from running since September 11, 2011. We received heavy, wet snow on December 21, 2012. Like I had done many times over the past several years, I simply grabbed a shovel and went to work. With strong winds out of the north, our driveway was packed […]

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