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Drumstick Dash

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!  We spent the day in Crown Point with Glenn’s family. Marshall had a rough day and so we ended our day with an extra shot.Think he has some teeth coming in- something that has never really bothered him, but the guy didn’t feel good and I felt so bad. I got him … more »

First POST Surgery Run. Hooray!

Well, well I was cleared to run yesterday– 5 days early whohooo! I’ll be 6 week post surgery this coming Tuesday. October 1st was a date that was hanging over my head from the day I scheduled my surgery & I’m not one to wish any part of life away, but man I’m glad it’s … more »

Surgical bra’s are sexy right?

Whoohooo! I’m halfway through week two of recovery and feeling so much better than even two days ago. There’s still a lot to do but the worst part is over. I cannot tell you how amazing it has been to have family to help us out. Not really sure what we’d do without them.I was … more »

I signed up for Boston

I’ve been uninspired to write lately. My attitude has been bad and I’ve been grumpy. I made myself throw it all to the side and enjoy our vacation over the weekend but honestly I’ve been a little nasty. We went to Sonoma for a wedding and last minute decided to leave Marshall with my Grandma … more »

Ripple Effect Race Report

Historically the Ripple Effect has been held in Broad Ripple on Sunday Evening of Labor Day Weekend which means, at least for us, it is usually a no go.  This year, however, the race directors decided to change it to a Monday 8:30AM start and so having learned this fact on the Wednesday before I … more »

Lindsey’s CRRG 5K Report

Ok, so I haven’t raced a 5K since the Big Ten Hoops Day 5k…. in 2009. That’s right 2009. It was when I was training for my second marathon and I had run 20 miles the day prior. Needless to say, the PR was outdated and just not even for real anymore. I’ve been so … more »

Chicago Marathon – Week 2

Week 2 Done.7 runs69 miles2 Quality Sessions: Speed & Steady State Long Run Cycle #1 Done.14 runs125 miles5 Quality Sessions Well I’ve made it further into this Quality phase then I did with the Carmel Marathon in the spring….so that is a plus.  Also, that month off turned into three…but I’m back and getting ready … more »

My road to the Chicago Marathon

This week started the quality phase of Chicago Marathon!!! I am kind of excited about it if you can’t tell. Since coming back from the hamstring injury that derailed my Spring marathon goals I have been focused on getting my body ready for these 16 weeks of training and one ‘A’ race: The Chicago Marathon … more »

Speedwork Week 3

Who: Whoever wants to join- all speeds are welcome. We warm up together and then everyone does their own pace. What: Speed work- let’s get fast people.When: Wednesday, June 26th, 5:30am (every Wednesday at 5:30am). Where: Broad Ripple (DUH), on the monon. Meeting in parking lot next to EINSTEIN’S. Why: To improve running performance while working on speed and stamina. This … more »

Triathlon Number 1 Recap WHooHOO!

I wanted to write this up sooner when it was still fresh, but other life things got in the way so here we are. I had a lot of fun at my very first triathlon. The two things I was most anxious about were the open water swim and the transitions – I really had … more »