Organic Runner Mom

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Winter Wild Mountain Running Adventure Race Recap and Race #2 at Suicide Six

Mountain Running=an adventure in the Winter Wild Mountains of New England The Winter Wild Mountain Running Series kicked off last weekend at Wachusett Mountain in Massachusetts.  I absolutely love this mountain running series because it is a totally unique race adventure. The races all begin early in the morning at ski areas before the lifts … Read More »

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Motivation Monday

It’s time to set goals and realize your dreams. Set your “soul on fire.” Tomorrow on the blog-a recap of the CircumBurke Challenge III, a 24 mile trail running race or mountain biking race around the base of Burke Mountain (Thank you Kingdom Trails!). What race/challenge did you do/accomplish over the weekend? Please remember to … Read More »

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Motivation Monday-Top Five ways to stay motivated to run during “Stick Season”

What is “Stick Season” you might ask? Well in New England “Stick Season” is the time before real winter when most of the beautiful fall foliage has disappeared and so has the sun. The temperatures also begin to dip into the 30’s requiring you to dig out your long spandex and cold weather gear. This … Read More »

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Running Field Test-Time Trial

Today I completed my first ever “Running Field Test.” I haven’t done any kind of run testing ever before.  The last time I did some sort of test for training it was back on the water and in the dreaded “erg” room when I spent my days repeating stroke after stroke as a rower. For … Read More »

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Conquering Cannon Mountain

Sunday was the first annual Littleton Bike and Fitness “Sufferfest” at Cannon Mountain. It was a cloudless day and hot. I arrived at the start at the Franconia Inn where around 100 mountain bikers and runners prepared to tackle the daunting trail and mountain course. Bridget and I met up with some of the other … Read More »

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Organic Runner Mom vs. Cannon Mountain

Tomorrow it is me against the mountain (for the first annual Sufferfest). I am looking forward to racing up Cannon Mountain tomorrow. This will be a race just for me. No expectations. Get out there have some fun and run my own race. It is often easy to forget that part of running and racing … Read More »

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