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First-ever Twin Peaks Trail Runs race rapport

Honored. Inspired. Grateful. Proud. That’s how I feel to have participated in the inaugural Twin Peaks Trail Runs put on by Woodlands Running Co. last week. I ran the 10k distance after dropping down from the 25k, a decision I made due to some nagging calf pain that came up this week. (I'm fine! Running made…

Return to Paiute Meadows Trail Run race report

My second year running Paiute Meadows 50k brought all the feels to the front line: anxiety, relief, sadness, joy, disgust, and more joy. Like last year, the race happened the day before Mother’s Day. Timing is one of the things I love most about this race. It’s a great mid-spring 50k for people who (like…

clikapudi trail race finish

Clikapudi Trail Runs race report: great start to the new year

I may have waited a while to write my first race report of 2019, but I certainly started the new year the best way I could think of — a trail race! I registered for Clikapudi Trail Runs half marathon on an impulse shortly before Christmas. Not sure what inspired me to wander over to…

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Magical mysteries of group running: Big Springs Badger Run reviewed

Happy Spring, Everybody!! Today is rainy and grey, but I'm totally gettin springy with it after an awesome run yesterday, followed by an annual clean-up party at my friend's farm. I really could have used my sunglasses.. Sunshine squintyface I signed up for the Big Springs Elementary Badger Run on March 19 because I thought…