Monthly Archives: March 2011

Running/walking or walking/running — I’ll get to the finish line somehow

I keep signing up for races, even though I feel hardly able to race anyone. Perhaps it’s because after 10 years of doing this, I can’t break the habit. Perhaps it’s because I enjoy getting up on weekend mornings at … Continue reading

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Walking rocks — but not always in a good way

In the three-plus weeks since I did the Valentine’s Day Dash 5K and ran about two of the 3.1 miles before my ankle gave out, I’ve not run at all. But I have walked distances of four to seven miles … Continue reading

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