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Cruising into 1st Place

  If you like classic cars (50s, 60s, 70s) or customized cars and trucks, you need to attend the Woodward Dream Cruise outside Detroit. . And if you like to race a good, local 5k, you need to run the “Cruise … Continue reading

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Music, Podcasts or Nothing?

It seems most runners are either music listeners or they are podcast listeners or they don’t use headphones at all. I switch it up frequently and bounce between all three. I don’t seem to have a pattern, it just depends on the … Continue reading

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3 minutes slower but still in 1st place

When does a 52:00 minute 10k beat a 49:00 minute 10k? When you run them a week apart. Two weeks ago I ran the 39th annual Oak Apple Run 10k in Royal Oak, MI. I’ve probably run 35 of those … Continue reading

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Martian Snow

Last weekend was the Martian Races here in Michigan. I’ve heard of the race series for many years but ha never run it so this year I ran the half-marathon. With temps in the mid-20’s and gusty winds making it … Continue reading

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Let’s go, Team! Run!

My running team is in first place. Yep, I joined a virtual team this year on Running Ahead and after seven weeks we’re in the lead with 74 points, which is 7 points ahead of the second place team. So … Continue reading

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Sometimes when you least expect it…

Most of the time when race day arrives I feel ready to race but other times I don’t. On those rare race days when I don’t feel ready, I still run but I don’t push hard to get a great time or set … Continue reading

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