Room To Roam

Reviewing the neatly typed numbers on the spreadsheet outlining my training schedule for the┬áSt. George (Utah) Marathon provided a bit of a surprise. For weeks, I had been working back into a consistent running routine, gaining strength for the hard work needed over the summer. There were no eye-popping numbers in my running log, just…
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The Reward For Perseverance

When Saturday morning rolls around, and I’m standing in the runner’s chute inside the Fargo Marathon before the start of the half marathon, my thoughts will be far away. Yes, I’ll look forward to trampling through Fargo’s neighborhoods, my old stamping grounds and the place I first learned to love distance running. There will be…
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Renewed Energy

Today marks the start of packet pickup for the Fargo Marathon at the Fargodome. To me, one of the best parts of big race events is the expo and finding yourself surrounded by the excitement, anxiety and energy of thousands of others who share an interest in the sport. Traditionally, the Fargo community has lined…
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