Monthly Archives: March 2014

2014 Mercer Island Half-Marathon: Running hard but hardly running

The good news: I completed my 11th Mercer Island Half-Marathon, and my 33rd half-marathon overall, last Sunday. Even though I signed up for the Walk event, I ran more than 11 miles of the 13.1-mile race, strategically taking only three … Continue reading

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2014 St. Patrick’s Day Dash: This run continues to be worth doing

It rained or sprinkled throughout the run, and the course was pockmarked with potholes and puddles. And, because of a tweak in the nearly-four-mile race route due to some Seattle Center-area construction, runners had to tackle that Aurora hill sooner … Continue reading

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