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Eugene Marathon 2015 Race Report

Ran the Eugene Marathon last Sunday, under near perfect weather conditions. This was my 19th marathon completed and 7th attempt to qualify for Boston and get into the race. I earned a BQ in 12/2013 but missed getting into the … Continue reading

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Heading to Eugene

It’s been a LONG 23 week training cycle for this marathon. Started way back in Dec 2014 and I think this cycle has been the most unique of all my marathons. First starters, I’ve never trained more than 18 weeks. … Continue reading

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Still running towards a BQ

The last few posts have been all about the boy but I’m still running and still motivated to BQ in May. Just noticed less than 12 weeks before the Eugene Marathon. Holy Sheet…. The training has gone well so far. … Continue reading

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The start of the long march to Eugene

This week is the beginning of my training for the 2015 Eugene Marathon. This is week #20. (20 weeks before the race) The start of every training period always fills me with mixed emotions. First, I’m excited, eager to get … Continue reading

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NYC marathon-fun with numbers

Somehow my email is now in the possession of the NYC marathon, which is odd since I’ve never registered to run the race. And naturally, they spam me with miscellaneous emails from time to time. But the other day, the … Continue reading

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Eugene Race Report

Race day-The weather actually matched the stellar forecast. Clear blue skies, mid 40s, no wind, with warming sun and an eager crowd waiting behind the starting line- 7:00am in Eugene. Thought for sure the race would meet, if not surpass … Continue reading

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4:45 AM Sunday

From Eugene, OR. Why do I keep doing this? Scott

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In the past week…

Not much activity on the blog front, so a few highlights from the past week… Met the stay-at-home-dads groups at the Loyal Heights community center last Thursday for the toddler time in the gym. The standard crew of Josh, Brian … Continue reading

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Cool video of the Eugene course

Gotta luv the Google: <p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/19880682″>2011 Eugene Marathon Course</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/user972276″>Brian Flindt</a> on <a href=”http://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p>

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Back in town, back in Winter

We are back in town after a week in NC. The weather was so nice back East. Several days in the 70s and one hit 82!! Been a long, long time since I ran in those kind of temps. Just … Continue reading

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