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Race Report: Patrick Henry Half Marathon

This past weekend I raced in the Patrick Henry Half Marathon.  The temperature was a moderate 71 degrees, but the humidity was 94%!  I had flashbacks of last year’s Richmond Half Marathon.  I really hope we don’t have another day like that for the marathon this year! I finished with a respectable 2:07:33. Even though [...]

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When Should Kids Start Running?

I had a quick conversation on Twitter after my most recent post, Race Training Begins, with a couple of local friends to see if their kids would be running on Saturday.  The gist of it quickly became: What age should kids start running? We started Cooper with his first race at age 5, but he’d [...]

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