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This YOUR day!

I started to post a memory from when I was 16 but its was a story that, like most of my childhood story’s is sad, I felt wasn’t appropriate today. Today I want to celebrate the achievements of my friend and … Continue reading

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/təˈnasədē/

In his late 70’s my father’s pacemaker had reached the end of its life expectancy and needed to be replaced along with the wire that attached to his heart. The doctor wanted to test to see how well my father’s … Continue reading

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Epilog: Disney Marathon Weekend

“None of us got to where we are alone. Whether the assistance we received was obvious or subtle, acknowledging someone’s help is a big part of understanding the importance of saying thank you.” – Harvey Mackay The most important and … Continue reading

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Race 4 of 4: Marathon – Disney Marathon Weekend

Mile 22 medical issues took a phycological toll. Like the half marathon there were 47,500 participants that ran in this morning. I was better mentally prepared for the race and the corralling process, or so I thought. Weather was perfect … Continue reading

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Kissimmee: Packet Pick-up for the Disney Marathon Weekend

Kissimmee! The actual name of city the Disney All Stars Music Resort we are staying at during the run is. I’ve been playing with that name all day. ‘Hey, come here to Kissimmee” staring at my wife on the bus … Continue reading

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Ready, Set……

Got off my butt and started putting my running gear together today. I think that I have pretty much everything. I’ve been monitoring the weather in Orlando Florida and its looking like i’m in for rain during my 5K run … Continue reading

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20 Mile Training Run

This is the first time I have ever missed going to a Veterans Day service; normally I’m at one of the Veterans Parks by 11:00. I’m was really conflicted about choosing to do a 20 mile practice run over attending … Continue reading

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