Category Archives: race report

Silver Falls Half Marathon, or a Return to Awesomeness

This morning I raced a cold, misty trail half-marathon. (more on that later!) After the race I found myself standing next to someone whom I hadn’t seen or raced with in a very, very long time. This person is just … Continue reading

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Epic Race Weekend Report

I just completed an epic weekend of back-to-back racing. If racing twice in two days sounds like a foolish use of one’s weekend I would ask you to reconsider. I mean, just imagine how good it feels right now to … Continue reading

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Race Report: Willamette Mission Trail Challenge 10K

Too many weeks have passed without so much as a peep. It’s been a busy and productive 2011 so far and there just hasn’t been a lot of spare time.  Here are a few important updates. 1. The Cal. Internataional … Continue reading

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CIM 2010: The Race Report

This past weekend I raced in the  California International Marathon. It was my 9th, and most difficult marathon. There was no PR. There was no race against the clock or rally to keep pace. But there was glory and grit, … Continue reading

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2010 Run Like Hell 1/2 Marathon Race Report

Here are the lessons I learned today: #1 It’s good to brush your teeth everyday – and especially before running a 1/2 marathon. Nothing is more icky than running with a pasty mouth. #2 It’s good to drink a glass … Continue reading

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Blue Lake 15K Victory

I obviously owe a much bigger update, but this will have to do for now. Yesterday I ran the Blue Lake 15K … and I won! Holy cow.     Results: First place woman, ninth place overall Time: 1:04:44

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2010 Timberline Trail Marathon Race Report:

This morning I ran a gnarly gnarly  trail marathon. This evening I ate my weight in the best of Portland pizza, demolished an old fashioned glazed donut and several (six) Newman’s Ginger-O’s. Now I am sitting here with a happy … Continue reading

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