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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Spartan Sprint

Yes, yes, yes I know it has been a while since I last posted. A gauntlet of training for the Philly Spartan Sprint (more on that in a bit) and going to 3 weddings in 4 weekends makes it hard to keep a strict writing schedule and train for your upcoming half-marathon. In other words- …

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Introduction to the Recovering Fat Kid Part 2 or How I Learned to Not Hate Running

So my bad for the Sopranos style cliffhanger on the last post. The need for sleep got in the way of finishing the story but this is how we learn and realize sleep is for the weak. Story time comes first So let's get back to it. (DISCLAIMER: a full night's sleep is actually fundamental …

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The Palmerton Super Took a Part of my Soul. I Want it Back

This past Saturday, I started the journey to completing my first Spartan Trifecta. For the people that don't enjoy putting themselves through physical and existential hell, a Trifecta is when you run the 3.1 mile Spartan Sprint, the 8.1 Spartan Super, and the 13.1 Spartan Beast in the same calendar year. I knew going for …

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