Monthly Archives: November 2012

Programming Note: turkey trot recap delayed

It’s the week before the biggest (population-wise) meeting of the year for earth nerds like myself (AGU), which means I’m in a bottomless pit of work, more work, meetings, and travel. Oh and I guess I should be training in … Continue reading

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ugh. i’ll be that guy tomorrow

You know that guy? Wearing compression socks, spandex, arm warmers, etc. and running slowly? Yup. That’s gonna be me tomorrow. Arm warmers will be a game time decision. They’re sounding toasty at 45F though. But holy hell. I hate myself. … Continue reading

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i’m here. i’m here. week 1 in the books.

Don’t worry guys. I’m here. I wasn’t here before cause I was busy riding my bike out in the desert with my team. What does 40 college/graduate students spending the weekend in the bowels of the Mojave look like? Well … Continue reading

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go vote

GO VOTE.  Why? Because your excuse sucks. Where? At your fucking polling place.   /done with politics

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i am so smrt

I was all pumped to write that I successfully navigated my first day with a new coach. Then I got home, realized I misread the plan and missed my first workout. On my first day. This was more or less … Continue reading

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Not my thoughts on the NYC Marathon

I’ve (purposefully) stayed away from the whole NYC Marathon saga. And I’m going to continue doing that. There was no right answer, I wasn’t signed up, and I’m not a New Yorker*. But here’s a quote from Staten Island native … Continue reading

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Winter Running Gear

I grew up running in Chicago. Then I ran for 2 of the 6 years I lived in New Hampshire. What happens when you spend many years running in cold climes? You end up with a closet full of winter … Continue reading

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