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Half Crazy – River Dog

During the half marathon on Sunday, I saw a guy with a one man kayak coming up from the Potomac River. He had a Labrador sized dog with him. I wondered what he did with the dog while he was … Continue reading

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Only Half Crazy

Ran my first half marathon today. It was the 11 1/2th annual Potomac River Run. It took place along the C & O Canal just outside of Washington, DC. It’s billed as the easiest half marathon in America. That’s because … Continue reading

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Gonna get me a 13.1 sticker!

I’ve taken the plunge and registered for a 1/2 marathon, the Potomac River Run in November. It’s billed as the easiest 1/2 marathon in the country. That’s because the course is essentially flat. The race takes place on the towpath next … Continue reading

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Just another middle aged runner.

Ran my second official 5k yesterday. It was another small race. Tiny actually. No more than 12 runners.  It was sponsored by our neighborhood civic association.* A big part of this race’s appeal was its proximity. I walked to the … Continue reading

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