Category Archives: Race Training

He Says: 200 miles is a long way to drive

I could only imagine what it felt like to run the distance. I was able to get away from work for an extended weekend and help support Her and the other brave 11 for the race. I had been the … Continue reading

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She Says: A Recap of THE RELAY

The “The Relay” as I’ve been calling it,  was actually Ragnar’s Great River Relay. The game goes something like this . . .  you borrow, steal, or rent two vans, and then find 12 people silly enough to run 200 … Continue reading

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She Says: Good News. . . and bad news.

The good news is that we found a replacement for runner #8! The brother of one of our team members has graciously volunteered, on short notice, to fill in. He runs at an 8:30 pace and is in training for … Continue reading

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She Says: We’re down a runner.

My sister just texted me the bad news! Runner number 8 popped her knee and is down for the count. I feel awful for her and hope this was not the result of training too hard with too little notice. … Continue reading

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He Says: She says a lot

Its hard to keep up with HER at writing these blogs. By the time I get one done, she’s got 4 ready to go. Well, that’s not my topic for this post. I’m actually curious to hear what other people … Continue reading

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She Says: Ouch!

Day two is the worst, right? Wakeboarding on Saturday shredded my back and shoulders. I can barely raise my arms high enough to wash my hair . . .ouch! I felt it on Sunday, but Oh Baby, today was rough! … Continue reading

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She Says: A much needed Monday

Usually, the start of the work week is no cause for celebration, but after a weekend like last, the structure of Monday is a welcome change.  This is especially true in the final days leading up to Ragnar’s Great River … Continue reading

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