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Insurance Fun

So the other day I get an ominous looking envelope in the mail. Having a bad feeling I hesitantly open it. My instincts were right, it was a bill from a collection agency for $2975.69. It seems that Blue Cross Blue Shield(BC/BS) … Continue reading

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The Next Chapter

It has been exactly two weeks since I ran the marathon. It has also been exactly two weeks since I have done any form of exercise. The first week after the race was about recovery and making sure I didn’t … Continue reading

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The Aftermath

The NYC Marathon changed my life.  It is possibly the best decision I have ever made.  I have changed as a person, not just physically but emotionally and spiritually as well.  The outpouring of love and support has really been … Continue reading

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Game Time!

So the day has arrived!  It seems like ages ago that I started this journey.   Each day I marked off the training on the overview of the entire training schedule.  16 weeks of training and there are no more … Continue reading

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Last Minute Preparations

Training is all but over.  Tomorrow is a rest day so that means I hit the gym and stretch for an eternity.  Then Saturday is a quick mile and a half run then thats it.  Then it’s race day. This … Continue reading

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One Week To Go!!

Oh man I hope I’m ready for this!  I just looked at the schedule for the coming week and I got nervous.  Lots of very short runs but I thought to myself ‘this race is going to be here before … Continue reading

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Two weeks to go

This morning I did the last ten miles of the marathon.  Started at 60th st and 1st ave, up into the Bronx and back down to Tavern on the Green.  Took it slow and didn’t stop once.  I actually had … Continue reading

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