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Motivational Monday- Matt Long Edition

The Long Run is the story of Matt Long, a firefighter, Boston Qualifying Marathoner, and Ironman who was run over by a bus and given a 5% chance of survival. Despite the physical and emotional hell Long was put through, … Continue reading

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Born To Run

I had been interested in reading Born to Run for some time. Other bloggers sang it’s praises and I noticed references to it in a few running articles. At one point I even started it at Barnes and Noble, but … Continue reading

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Marathon Melt Down

  Shortly after I announced on here that I am officially in training for a marathon I did something pretty characteristic of myself; I FREAKED out. Suddenly the idea of running 26.2 miles seemed overwhelming, and impossible. “I’m not a … Continue reading

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