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ORRRC 1st Annual Wingman 10K

This recap is a little late. I intended to write it in July but the summer got away from me. Better late than never. Here you go anyway. The Wingman The race director of this race lost his wingman a few years earlier. He dedicated this race in honor of the fallen hero. That is…

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One Lovely Blog Award

One Lovely Blog Criteria I have been nominated for the One Lovely Blog Award by my fellow blogger The Crafty Lady in Combat Boots. It is truly an honor to have been nominated. We discovered each other by way of the WordPress 201 course. She is an awesome blogger. You should really check her blog…

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The Top Three Reasons I Blog

My Goals Today’s challenge on Blogging 201 was to develop or write the three goals you have for your blog. This one actually made me think just a little. I had to ask myself “Why do I do this?” and think real hard. I mean I started this as a way to journal my athletic…

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Bikes Belong on the Street

How It All Began. I will share with you how I started commuting via bike.  It all started in 2013 while training for the US Air Force Marathon. I hurt my foot and decided to skip my long run for a bike ride.  That ride turned into a 27 mile ride.  That was the farthest…

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US Air Force Half Marathon

Here We Go Again When we last left, I had just finished race two, the US Air Force 10K, of the weekend. Now I need to get ready for the third and final race. Captain Chang-o I quickly make my way to the baggage claim to pick-up my half marathon badge and shirt. I wave…

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US Air Force 10K

Second Race of the Weekend The US Air Force 10K was my second race of the Air Force Marathon weekend. My first race of the weekend was the US Air Force 5K  hosted by my Alma Matter, Wright State University, on Friday night. This was also my second time on Wright Patterson AFB for the Air…