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Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome – Shin Splints

I was so excited to run the Jolly Jaunt on Saturday morning… a 5K just a few blocks from home. But after running one block w/ my dog Libby, things weren’t looking too good. Yeah, a blind monkey could’ve seen this one coming… OVERUSE INJURY! Last weekend’s 10.5 miler was too much too soon. [...]

9 December 2008 at 04:56 - Comments

Come out to Heartbreak Hill on 6/29

Run the 5K or 10K race and stay for a day of pro-am bicycle racing. Races start at 12-noon!

30 May 2008 at 22:56 - Comments

U.S. Women’s Olympic Marathon Trials – huh?

NYC hosted the men’s trials the day before their marathon and we’re doing the same up here in Boston… only better. Read about this and more from the quotable David McGillvary today. After reading the article, let’s have some fun: comment here about the other 10% of the time Dave crosses the Mass Ave. [...]

20 February 2008 at 23:55 - Comments

Adidas technical tshirts for Boston Marathon!

Yes, it’s true… no more long sleeve cotton tshirts! The BAA is giving us technical tshirts from Adidas this year. I heard this last night at a BAA runners clinic for members of the Boston Marathon charity teams; I’m running with the Dana-Farber team this year. (help me!) While discussing the chip timing system, David [...]

19 February 2008 at 23:46 - Comments

Joe Paterno and the Boston Marathon

Penn State’s proudest, Joe Paterno and his wife Sue, are coaching a team of Happy Valley runners training for the Boston Marathon. While a junior at Penn State, I rode my mtn. bike past JoePa’s home every day on my way to and from campus. One fall morning, while riding through the woods nearby, I nearly [...]

8 February 2008 at 22:56 - Comments

Super Sunday Medals @ Marathon Sports Boston

Mailing all the unclaimed medals from the Super Sunday 5K/10K is a pain in the butt. Instead, they can be picked-up at Marathon Sports on Boylston St. in Boston starting Monday, 2/11. If you placed top 3 in your age group and didn’t get your medal, please visit the store soon. [...]

7 February 2008 at 22:38 - Comments
I wish I read this more thoroughly. I just went to try and pick up my award today. The girl ...
9 February 08 at 19:22


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3 February 2008 at 22:47 - Comments