Monthly Archives: July 2010

Running on the Sun

[tweetmeme http://the13thmile.com/2010/07/25/running-on-the-sun/%5D New Jersey temperatures soared to 96 degrees, but I ran the farthest I ever have in my life! I’m pretty sure flames sprouted from my shoulders during yesterday’s run. The sun bore a hole under my skin and … Continue reading

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What is your biggest obstacle during a run?

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Yearly 5K Shows Still Long Road Ahead

Yearly, I run the Party with a Purpose Hoboken 5K. It’s an easy, fun run in my town and a benchmark for my current physical shape. This year, I noticed two things in this run: Although I ran it more … Continue reading

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Top Ten Excuses to Not Run

Even when we have the best intentions, we sometimes talk ourselves out of our workouts. Below are some of my top excuses. Do they match yours? If not – leave yours in the comments section, and I will update this … Continue reading

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“Life is not a sprint; it’s a marathon.” – What is your favorite quote?

“Life is not a sprint; it’s a marathon.” – My Dad And about a million other people, to the point where I can’t even find who originally uttered this inspiration. An analogy for living life, not just running a race … Continue reading

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