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I am a Gladiator

Okay, not really. But I competed in the 6KĀ Gladiator Rock ‘n Run in the Great Park in Irvine on June 8 with three of my coworkers. One day before we left for our Mt. Whitney trip. O vey. I have … Continue reading

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Laguna Niguel Triathlon

Four years ago, I competed in my first sprint triathlon. I swam 1/2 mile in a cold lake, biked about 12 miles, and ran about 3 miles. I finished in two hours. I enjoyed almost all of it. Okay, I … Continue reading

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The Color Dash

After returning from a business trip to Sacramento late on Friday night, I woke up super early on Saturday morning to meet up with a few of my coworkers and run in the inaugural Color Dash at Irvine Lake to … Continue reading

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Salt Creek Half Marathon

I successfully finished my fourth half marathon last Sunday – the Salt Creek Half Marathon. It’s now Thursday and I’ve been back at the gym for two days now, so I guess I’m fully recovered. Today was my first day … Continue reading

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Caspers Wilderness Park 10k Trail Run

Last Sunday, before the rains began, I ran my first 10k trail run. I’ve run other 10k races before. And other trail runs. But never a combination of the two. The race was in Caspers Wilderness Park, a park that … Continue reading

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Running Woman

I have been a runner (on and off) since junior high school, when my mom said that I had to participate in a sport, and since I’m deathly afraid of any sports involving balls, I joined the cross country team. … Continue reading

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Gobble, Gobble, Drink

My husband and I flew to Colorado to spend our first Thanksgiving as a married couple with my little sister. Here’s what we did: Ran a 4 mile “Thanksgiving Run” race. Well, one of us (ahem, ME) ran it, and … Continue reading

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