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Race Report: Emperor’s Challenge 2014

Runners tend to obsess over their ‘personal best’ times, but I’m ridiculously proud of my ‘personal worst’ time on the Emperor’s Challenge. With an official distance of 20km, it’s just shy of a proper half marathon, but my finish time … Continue reading

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I can fly! A Tinker Bell race recap.

Although not officially part of my 2013 Year of Running extravaganza — because, you know, it’s 2014 now — I nevertheless saw the Tinker Bell Half Marathon as the final stage of my running challenge. I had a great experience … Continue reading

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The Road to Tinkerbell: Registration Day!

Registration for the 2014 Tinkerbell Half Marathon (and associated 5K/10K/kids races) is now open! And I’m successfully signed up (whew!) along with the hubby. RunDisney events are popular, and there was so much buzz on the various Disney blogs and … Continue reading

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June 2013: San Francisco First Half Marathon

Race Stats Date: June 16, 2013 Distance: 13.1 miles (21 km) Pace: 10:03 min/mile Finish Time: 2:13:28 Overall Place: 2422/5957 What an amazing trip! This was my first time visiting San Francisco, but it certainly won’t be the last. Fair … Continue reading

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May 2013: BMO Vancouver Half Marathon

Race Stats Date: May 5, 2013 Distance: 13.1 miles (21 km) Pace: 10:10 min/mile Finish Time: 2:13:13 Overall Place: 4906/10371 Several years ago, I volunteered with the Vancouver Marathon Society as part of their technical committee, helping with logistics of … Continue reading

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February 2013: Disney Princess Half Marathon

Race Stats Date: February 24, 2013 Distance: 13.1 miles (21 km) Pace: 14:01 min/mile Finish Time: 3:05:18 Overall Place: 13053/21238 This is the race that started my year-long adventure. Combine running with a trip to Walt Disney World? Yes please. … Continue reading

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