Track Shorts: Des Moines to Doha and Everything In Between

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As I review the pile of results from the relay carnivals, open meets, international meets and USATF road championships, I am reminded of the dilemma faced by the mosquito at the nudist colony – I know what I’m supposed to

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BizBuzz: Gina’s 32-hour Run and Beasts Team with ROKA

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The  icon means you can connect with this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  Gabriele Grunewald coached Chip Gaines to his first marathon. Completing the Silo District Marathon in his hometown of Waco, TX, Gaines, of Magnolia and HGTV’s Fixer Upper

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BizBuzz: Brave Like Gabe Breaks 1000, USATF Seeking New OT Site, & Welcome ZAP

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The  icon means you can connect with this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  Olympic and World Champion Asbel Kiprop has tested positive for Erythropoietin (EPO), reportedly. On the matter, Kiprop said, “I have read the reports linking me to doping. As

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Track Shorts 2018: Boston Weekend and Opening Outdoors

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With the winter we’ve been having in the Northeast, maybe we should be extending the indoor season a little longer.  It’s hard to think about the outdoor season when the tracks are still snow covered.  At least we have some

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How to Refocus your Disappointment with Spontaneity

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from Narratives of a Professional Runner When people describe me, I don’t think the words spontaneous and adventurer are usually found in close proximity to one another, but today that’s what I was. A cave exploring, solo hiking, not fully

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Race Recap: Payton Jordan

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from The Fete Blog It’s been over a week since my outdoor track season opener– this recap is long overdue! This year, I started my season with a 5k at Payton Jordan; in some ways, it was a deja vu

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Back on the track and loving every lap

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from Running Joyfully I opened up my track season this past Sunday at the Payton Jordan Invite at Stanford, CA. Racing at Stanford has been a spring staple for over a decade – I’ve raced here every year since 2002!

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Round 1 Race Recaps

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from Steepling Barriers, Chasing Dreams   The season is officially underway!! So far I have raced 4 times (check out my “2015” page for more time, place, and location details) and have been pretty pleased overall with the results and

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Payton Jordan Race Recap

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from Running Joyfully   It’s been a busy past few weeks for me, with 2 trips to California for racing. The travel was fruitful, as I ran nearly a 1 minute PR in the 10k last month and then dropped

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Preparation & Perspective

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from Aspirations of a BA Steeplechasin’ Woman   My boyfriend, Michael, hates going into a meeting at work unprepared and is known to hole himself up in a conference room in the days leading up to a presentation to practice

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