Monthly Archives: November 2012

Seattle Marathon: Three cheers for my ankle holding up!

I got through the Seattle Marathon today, and it went better than I expected. It was my 21st marathon and probably my last, because walking most of it gets less and less appealing. That could change if I get a … Continue reading

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Marathon tuneup: My Green Lake Gobble 10K walk becomes walk/run

It may have been risky running on my bad ankle, but I ended up running about half of the Green Lake Gobble 10K in north Seattle last Sunday. By doing so, I was able to keep up with some of … Continue reading

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Getting my rear in gear: 5K walk PR, more training, more running

As part of my training for the Seattle Marathon Walk, I did the Get Your Rear in Gear 5K Walk on Sunday, Nov. 4, at Marymoor Park near Redmond. I enjoyed the event and felt good about how it went … Continue reading

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