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I now had visions of becoming the greatest runner who ever lived. I planned to start an intense training regimen, and by the time race day came around, I would be a lock for a top five finish! Continue reading →...
by The Cutter Rambles on Oct 3, 2013

10 5K Tips and Tricks and Zombie Run #MakeTime

I have always wanted to run. So walking to build strength and endurance back in April 2012 was the first step to get me to run. Being out of shape for so long I would joke that the only way I would RUN is if I was chased by zombies. Well folks guess...
by Scraps of Life on Sep 9, 2013

Braydeston 5k 2013

And here we are again. The first race I wrote about last year, the one I signed up for when I first started running, the Braydeston 5k was back again yesterday. Once again, the weather was annoyingly beautiful. Not quite as baking as last year, but I...
by Lipstick, Lettuce & Lycra on Sep 9, 2013

The Color Run. Do it. And be happy.

The Color Run truly is the happiest 5k on the planet.The post The Color Run. Do it. And be happy. appeared first on is this REALLY my life?.
by is this REALLY my life? on Aug 27, 2013

The Color Run. Do it.

The Color Run truly is the happiest 5k on the planet.The post The Color Run. Do it. appeared first on is this REALLY my life?.
by is this REALLY my life? on Aug 27, 2013

Last-minute decision

Last night I went to a charity 5K race, which was the kick-off event for the annual Water Festival, held in Hinton, WV – about 12 miles from the Middle of Nowhere. I hadn't pre-registered, and really was still up in the air about going at all until...
by Knit. Run. Repeat. on Jul 28, 2013

Do: Color Me Rad 5K {Summer Bucket List}

I do believe that doing a color-based 5k might be the most amount of fun that anyone can possibly have. Last year, I did my first Color Run, and did it with a group of girlfriends. Aside from the snail’s pace trek through Chinatown on the way h...
by Sweetnicks on Jul 22, 2013

High Goals and Low Mileage = impossible

  After a debacle at the recent Spartan race in March, I decided that it was time to start looking towards a new running goal in the near future, so I settled on two goals; The Brighton 4th of July 5k (Rochester, NY) and the "Scream" Half marath...
by Running From Within on Jul 15, 2013

...Is it Friday yet?...

This has been my life the past few weeks.......a little bit of working out......i got to work at a UFC fight night!......i got to see my sister graduate from college!......i have been traveling A LOT! No seriously! I have not been home on the weekend...

Silent Sunday

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by Second Time Mummy on Jul 7, 2013

Rugged Maniac

 Our first 5k Obsticle course was a blast! It was much more challenging than I had anticipated but we all helped each other and made it to the finish, very tired, wet and extremely muddy! Knee pads would have been clutch when crawling under the...
by Our Little Bubble on May 21, 2013

Pace Up 2013

My workmate Jerwin, who is also a UP student, invited us to join a fun run which was going to be held at their university. I’m not really into fun runs, but since Jerwin insisted on paying for the fee, then we agreed to join. You can choose fro...
by whatyvonneloves on May 18, 2013

...Go Ruck Challenge...

For those of you who are new to my blog, I have deemed 2013 the year of Fitness!This was a goal that i set with a few friends of mine.We decided that each month this year we would do some kind of race or obstacle course.Yes that is right, we sig...

#AtoZ Meets #WW: Z for Zombies!

I worry about my daughter. She wears too much makeup. Plus, she's been chasing after men. I think she's in with the wrong crowd. http://feeds.feedburner.com/CatchMyWords...
by Catch My Words on Apr 30, 2013

Outbreak Manila 2 Debriefing

Outbreak Manila 2- a 5k run in Bonifacio Global City held last April 13 where you run for your life while hordes of zombies corner you in every direction, aiming to get the three life flags you’ve been provided. Joining the seventh survival wav...
by Akashic Records - Chad Senga on Apr 16, 2013

It’s Expo Time in Birmingham Gluten Free Style That is!

Mark Your Calendars – Saturday,  May 4, 2013 2nd Annual Making Tracks for Celiacs Walk/Run with Vendor Fair and Family Picnic and a 1 Mile Fun Run! Sponsored by:  The Center for Celiac Research and The Alabama Gluten Free & Celiac...
by Gluten Free Birmingham on Apr 3, 2013

Putting Myself ‘Out There’

For more than three years now, I have been keeping a secret. I have a blog. While those of you who follow me on Twitter — my main forum for publicizing the goings-on here at “The Final Forty” — may be scratching your heads rig...
by The Final Forty on Mar 22, 2013

Essential Fundamentals To Run Faster From 5K To The Marathon Distance

Running faster from the 5K to marathon distance is no easy task. Runners don’t lack in the way of initiative. I think it is very safe to say that runners striving to better their 5k to marathon times are some of the most energetic, disciplined...
by rundreamachieve on Mar 17, 2013

Fear of the Unknown

It’s hard for me to believe that it was just a few short weeks ago that I was terrified of not being able to finish a half marathon. And yet last weekend I ran a 20K (which, come on, is pretty much a half marathon!), and yesterday I registered...
by The Final Forty on Mar 15, 2013

Race Recap: Miles for Music 20K

Yesterday I took on my first 20K, and I did it for time — unlike my first half marathon in Disney World last month. It was a race organized by a local music teacher and runner that benefits music education in schools, and I thought that was a g...
by The Final Forty on Mar 11, 2013


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