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The Road to Dopey – Week 67: Warm Weather Comes… or Still Figuring Some Things Out

May Miles: 14.2 May Average Pace: 13:42 2017 Miles to Date: 310.6 Streak Day: 193 (Maximum: 193) May Goal: 50.0 miles Days to Disneyland Double Dare: 116 Days to my first marathon: 133 Days to Dopey: 242 Spring came with a vengeance this week. It has since gone back into hiding, but is scheduled to make…… Continue reading The Road to Dopey – Week 67: Warm Weather Comes… or Still Figuring Some Things Out

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The Road to Dopey: Week 66 – Ending April on a High Note

April Miles: 90.1 April Average Pace: 14:00 2017 Miles to Date: 296.4 Streak Day: 186 (Maximum: 186) April Goal: 70.0 miles May Goal: 50.0 miles Days to Disneyland Double Dare: 123 Days to my first marathon: 140 Days to Dopey: 249 April was good to me. I managed to crush my mileage goal (and then…… Continue reading The Road to Dopey: Week 66 – Ending April on a High Note

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The Road to Dopey: Week 65 – The good kind of achy (I think)

April Miles: 72.6 April Average Pace: 13:59 2017 Miles to Date: 251.9 Streak Day: 179 (Maximum: 179) April Goal: 70.0 miles Days to Disneyland Double Dare: 130 Days to my first marathon: 147 Days to Dopey: 256 I had a bit of a “Runner’s Christmas” this week – I finally caved and bought new shoes. And…… Continue reading The Road to Dopey: Week 65 – The good kind of achy (I think)

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Thank you, Kathrine: Thoughts on my first marathon on the day of THE Marathon.

Days to Disneyland Double Dare: 136 Days to my First Full Marathon: 153 Days to Dopey: 262 Today was the 121st running of the Boston Marathon. It was also the 50th anniversary of the first woman running the Boston Marathon (which, if you haven’t heard this story, you can read about it here). Kathrine Switzer…… Continue reading Thank you, Kathrine: Thoughts on my first marathon on the day of THE Marathon.

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The Road to Dopey: Week 64 – Marathon Training? Check.

April Miles: 55.1 April Average Pace: 13:54 2017 Miles to Date: 234.4 Streak Day: 172 (Maximum: 172) April Goal: 70.0 miles Days to Disneyland Double Dare: 137 Days to Dopey: 263 I more than doubled my April mileage this week. Wow, that feels good to type. I’m also currently winning April in the unofficial mileage challenge…… Continue reading The Road to Dopey: Week 64 – Marathon Training? Check.

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The Road to Dopey: Week 63 – A Race Weekend away, a PR, and a POT

April Miles: 26.6 April Average Pace: 13:48 2017 Miles to Date: 205.9 Streak Day: 165 (Maximum: 165) April Goal: 70.0 miles Days to Disneyland Double Dare: 146 Days to Dopey: 268 It was another race week. It was my last registered race, my last chance to get a POT for the Disneyland Double Dare (while the race…… Continue reading The Road to Dopey: Week 63 – A Race Weekend away, a PR, and a POT

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The Road to Dopey: Week 62 – Getting back at it

March Miles: 70.5 March Average Pace: 13:35 April Miles: 7.0 April Average Pace: 13:18 2017 Miles to Date: 186.3 Streak Day: 158 (Maximum: 158) April Goal: 70.0 miles Days to Disneyland Double Dare: 153 Days to Dopey: 275 This week was my Spring Break. And it was lovely. I took the whole week off, which I was…… Continue reading The Road to Dopey: Week 62 – Getting back at it