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Building Mental Toughness for Running. Ditch the Negative Mindset. I’m tired. Boston Marathon training has reached its peak and the taper has begun but my body is feeling exhausted from all of the miles and the mental part of training. It’s Sunday morning, the day after 8 more inches of snow on April 1st. One … Read More »

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New Balance Running Shoes–Fresh Foam 1080

 New Balance Running Shoes. The Fresh Foam 1080? What’s not to love? *Disclaimer: I received a pair of the New Balance Running Shoes Fresh Foam 1080 v7 for my review from New Balance. All opinions expressed here are my own. I have to admit when maximal running shoes first arrived on the scene I was … Read More »

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Boston Marathon taper but first, Eastern States 20 Miler!

On the Road to the Boston Marathon. Eastern States 20 Miler Recap I sat down to write my recap of the Eastern States 20 Miler yesterday but found myself writing about some emotional stuff that had come up recently with Boston on the horizon. If you are interested you can take a look at that … Read More »

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Boston Marathon Training is Back on Track!

Boston Marathon Training is Back on track! (with a few minor hiccups) Hello marathon maniacs! How is your training going? I am getting ready for Boston and am hitting that pre-marathon wall that I think runners often hit as the big day gets closer. I had a little training hiatus during our trip to the … Read More »

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