Category: Running

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Our Little Runner

Christopher ran his first* half-marathon yesterday with his dad, the 3M Half-marathon here in Austin. They both put in a lot of hours to get the boy ready, and the...

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I’ve Had Better Mornings

This weekend we flew to Minneapolis to see Aly, her sister, and her beau. I was really excited to see her – it had been since June! – and was...

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Viva Las Vegas

Well, I might have lost my mind: today I registered for the Rock ‘n Roll Las Vegas half marathon on December 5. If you know much about me, you know...

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The Frankenthon Monster Marathon

Yesterday morning, Frank successfully directed his first marathon, the Frankenthon Monster Marathon. He made it look easy, though I know how much effort he put into it. Just about every...

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Jackson Hole & Idaho

The weekend before school started, we flew to Jackson Hole for a quick end-of-summer trip. Frank, Scott, my dad and about 15 other runners we know did a marathon near...

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Milestone: the 50th State

  This Sunday, Frank ran the Burlington, Vermont marathon in 3 hours, 9 minutes and change.   It’s a fast time, and another Boston qualifying time, but it’s also remarkable because...

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Our Little Triathlete

This weekend Christopher became the second triathlete in our household when he competed in the Hill Country Kids’ Triathlon. I *highly* recommend this race if you’ve got a kiddo who’d...