Tag Archives: Half Marathon

Crossing the Finish Line: The End of the Half-Marathon Blogging Road

Photo from: fitbit.com The13thmile blog has been an amazing growth journey for the past year for me. Through the support this blog has given me, and through working at the monstrous challenge of distance running by breaking off small chunks, … Continue reading

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A Thank You Letter

Dear volunteers, spectators, fellow runners and race organizers: You “Rocked” it. This is a big thank you letter to everyone who supported the ING Rock ‘n Roll Philadelphia Half-Marathon on September 19th; Thank you for all you did to make … Continue reading

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My First Half-Marathon

My first half-marathon lasted 2 hours, 17 minutes and was more amazing than I dreamed. Here’s where I write the post everyone is expecting – how unbelievable, life-changing and exciting yesterday was. Well, it was all of those things and … Continue reading

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Five-Mile Labor Day Tweetup Run – Calling Philadelphia/South Jersey Runners!

[tweetmeme http://the13thmile.com/2010/08/29/5-mile-labor-d…jersey-runners/%5D Do you live close to Center City and you’re staying local for the Labor Day weekend? Come join us – the more the merrier! What: An easy 5-mile group run and Twitter Networking. Encouraging runners of all paces … Continue reading

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Barefoot Beach Running – My “Effortless” Workout

[tweetmeme http://the13thmile.com/2010/08/17/barefoot-beach-running/%5D Barefoot Beach Run – My advice on how you can make a “workout” seem effortless We all have to “put work in” to see results. Some days it’s easy. Others, it feels routine and boring; we need to … Continue reading

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The13thmile’s Inspirational Quotes Week

We all need a push to run sometimes. With the stretch before a long holiday weekend looming before us, it is time to put our focus on high-gear and really zero in on training. For me, now that my half … Continue reading

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